Introduction to beekeeping

Would you like to become a beekeeper? Are you interested in what honey bees need?

Come and find out more including:

  • what bees need
  • some key choices for beekeepers
  • a beginner’s guide to keeping bees through the year
  • main beekeeping pests and diseases
  • some key products from the hive
  • a practical session with the bees

To find out more contact Louise Evans on 01489 781155 or by email
or at Meridian Beekeepers’ Association website

There are 2 options:

DateMonday 6 January to 10 February then 2 March (7 sessions) 2020 and a practical session, date TBA
Time7.15-9.15pm. weekly
Cost £95
VenueCurdridge Reading Rooms, Reading Room Lane, Curdridge, Southampton SO32 2HF
  
DateSaturday 28 and Sunday 29 March then 25 April 2020
Time9.45-4 pm.
Cost£95
VenueCurdridge Reading Rooms, Reading Room Lane, Curdridge, Southampton SO32 2HF

What have students said about the course?
‘excellent course- Informative and with humour and honesty- very keen for the next step’
‘Great teacher- very engaging! : lots of information – could course be slightly longer?’
‘brilliant’
‘Thank you for re-energising me with my beekeeping’
‘I look at dandelions in lawns with new eyes’