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HWBKA Beekeeping Course – Session 1

February 27 @ 2:00 pm

Session 1 - Saturday 27th of February on  Zoom

  • Introductions, Admin. (registration, name badges, fire procedure, etc,)
  • Introductory Presentation – An overview of the world of bees and beekeeping
  • Joining the association. Information about the local association membership, insurance & other benefits.
  • Presentation of a hive and the functioning parts of a hive.
  • Where to keep bees. Where to purchase, construction of hives, etc.
  • Concept of Beespace.
  • Impact on hive design & use one example of a basic moveable frame hive.
  • Basic bee equipment, personal protective equipment, tools: record keeping hive products.
  • Recommended books.
  • Bee stings. allergy, precautions & first aid.

 

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Date:
February 27
Time:
2:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Zoom
United Kingdom
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