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Beekeeping Taster Day – POSTPONED

May 10, 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

£45.00

*** Now Postponed – if you have booked a place, we will contact you ***

Commencing at 12.30pm and going through to 4.30pm, the events will be held at the Coventry Branch Training Apiary in Coventry.

Our team of experienced beekeepers will provide participants with a great taste of what is involved in being a beekeeper.

The programme for the afternoon will be:

Two group sessions which will cover the many different aspects of beekeeping, including:

  • the beekeeping year
  • setting up an apiary
  • Bee Behaviour and the role of the Beekeeper.
  • the equipment required
  • How honey is extracted and then processed ready for sale.

The afternoon will culminate in a hands-on experience of opening up Beehives and looking inside at what the bees are doing.
At the end of the afternoon participants will be given a ‘Goody Bag’ of honey, wax and items of Beekeeping things.  A Certificate of Attendance will also be given to participants.

  • full length protective bee suits will be provided.
  • we request that you bring along your wellies or boots that protect the ankles.
  • you should wear a long-sleeved top and stout trousers

The attendance fee for the Taster Session is £45 and places are limited to 20 people. 

Any person under the age of 18 on the day must be accompanied by an Adult for the whole afternoon.

 

Details

Date:
May 10, 2020
Time:
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Cost:
£45.00

Venue

CBKA Training Apiary
United Kingdom