Be a Beekeeper for a Day: an Introduction to beekeeping
Join our experienced beekeep for a hands-on day with the bees and learn the basics of beekeeping.
Gather 5 friends together and you can attend for free, either on your site with your bees or on our site (location NSW Mid North Coast: TBA)
Learn how to:
- open and close a hive
- identify workers, drones, and the queen
- identify pollen, nectar, sealed honey and propolis
- handle a frame
- dos and donts of handling a hive
- what to look for when purchasing a hive-capturing swarms and luring bees
- sampling honey harvested from the NSW Mid North Coast
- regestering as a beekeeper
& so much more.
(Protective veil smock and gloves provided for each attendee)
Maximum of 6 participants, minimum age 15 years.
Dates and locations TBA.
Please contact us at email@example.com if you are interested in attending or hosting a training event.