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An introductory course for anyone interested in learning more about bees and the craft of beekeeping.

  • 10:30am - 16:00pm
  • £33
  • Maidstone
Location: Tyland Barn, Sandling, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3BD

The day will comprise five short PowerPoint presentations covering different aspects of beekeeping:

1.Introduction
2.The colony
3.The hive
4.The beekeeping year
5.Queens and swarming

This will be complemented with practical demonstrations of equipment and common methods of management used by beekeepers.

Demonstrations will use a teaching hive and we will also watch a video to see bees in action in the hive

The day will finish with information and advice on how to take up the hobby if that’s how participants wish to progress

Led by Julie Coleman, Master Beekeeper.
Suitable for beginners.

Be sure to book your place now!

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