Introduction to Beekeeping (One Day Course)
This one day ‘Introduction to Beekeeping’ course run by FarmED beekeeper, Chris Wells of Cotswold Bees Ltd. takes you from complete beginner to someone who has the knowledge to enjoy this wonderful and rewarding hobby.
Dates, Time & Location
A series of events on the following dates: 8th August, 5th September, 6th September, 12th September, 26th September, 27th September
FarmED, Station Road, Shipton-under-Wychwood, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, OX7 6BJ, United Kingdom
About The Event
Based in the North Cotswolds, Cotswold Bees Ltd provides beekeeping training, services and equipment to the small scale and hobby beekeeper.
Suitable for novices and those who have had bees for a short time and wish to gain more experience. The course covers:
Farming with nature at FarmED
The life of the honeybee
How to set up an apiary
The beekeeping year
Working with bees
Products of the hive
A visit to the apiary at FarmED to enable you to handle bees under supervision
Light refreshments will be provided. Bring your own picnic lunch. Social distancing good practice will be followed.
This event is run by Cotswold Bees Ltd - for all enquiries and booking information please contact them directly