Heeley City FARM

Working for the community with the community

Bee Keeping Course

Starts: 10:00 21/04/2018

Ends: 13:00 26/05/2018

Our resident bee keeper, Nick, will be holding a series of 6 bee keeping lessons at the Farm. Click on the title to find out more...

Starting on 21st April at lasting for 6 weeks Nick will take you through the basics of bee keeping. Each session has a different subject that is explored, you can just book on the ones that you think you will need or you can book all 6 and get a discount. The sessions are 

Sat 21st April - Preparing to keep bees/the basics

Sat 28th April - How to assemble hives and frames

Sat 5th May - Hive observation/swarm control/bee management

Sat 12th May - The bee keeping year

Sat 19th May - Harvesting honey

Sat 26th May - Feeding bees/management of pests and diseases

All sessions are 10am till 1pm

£15 per person per session, or £75 if you book all 6 sessions at the same time

For more information or to book on the sessions contact Nick on 07941182028 or email

Written by Andrew Pearse on Tuesday December 12, 2017

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