Two day Introduction To Beekeeping course run by Shipston Beekeepers – a branch of Warwickshire Beekeeping Association

Saturday 25 April 2020

09.30 – 16.00

Brailes Village Hall, OX15 5AS

Theory – How a honeybee colony works; the beekeeping year; how to get started; essential equipment; harvesting your honey and wax.

Sunday 26 April 2020

10.30 – 14.30

Practical at club apiary OX15 5HZ – siting an apiary; assembling hive parts; apiary safety; inspecting a honeybee colony / handling bees (weather permitting).   Beesuits provided.

Cost is £55 (couple £90).   Light lunch and refreshments provided both days.

Please enrol on www.sbka.org.uk/training or enquire to secretary@sbka.org.uk