INTERMEDIATE COURSE @ Brigsteer

Mar 14th 2020     all-day
Intermediate Course: suitable for beekeepers of at least one year’s beekeeping experience wishing to improve their skills.Led by Julia Piggot.  £50 including all refreshments.

Contact Julia for application form and further details:

E mail:   Tel: 07917175477

The Improver Course for Beekeepers is a one day course. 9.00.-5.00.p.m
Although the course does NOT include work with live bees it is still very ‘hands on’.
It will combine theory with practise and will cover the following topics:
Swarming ; Queen rearing; Apidea;
Nosema identification and management including microscopy *
Integrated approaches to varroa recognition and management
New comb ; Record keeping
*Participants will be asked to bring a sample of dead bees for analysis.
Prior to the course, delegates will be invited to complete a ‘knowledge assessment’ so their individual needs can be addressed.

Places are limited. To avoid disappointment early booking is advisable!

When you have provided your contact details a course application form and knowledge assessment proforma will be forwarded to you.

Please note this course is held at Brigsteer Village Hall