An Introduction to Bee Keeping
|356||TUTOR: Fiona Robinson (Wiltshire Bee Centre)|
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This course is designed to give you the knowledge, skills and hands-on experience required to confidently start bee keeping. You will learn about the life cycle of the honey bee, the equipment involved with beekeeping, colony management, pests and diseases and swarm control, along with practical sessions that will cover how to safely handle honey bees and inspect hives. There will be four sessions in the classroom and, weather permitting, one session will be spent in the tutor's own apiary.