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BEGINNERS’ MAIN COURSE – Taking the honey crop.

August 13, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Routine seasonal tasks: supering, checking for queen cells, queen-rightness, etc.

Preparation for taking the honey crop

Taking off honey, methods for clearing bees from supers. Estimating what is surplus.

Care & prevention of robbing.

Removing the crop & extracting, Straining & bottling for sale.

Labelling regulations.

Check weighing the hive.

Tutors;  MW, CC,  AS.


August 13, 2016
3:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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Keith Obbard


Cherry Gardens Farm
Cherry Gardens Farm
Groombridge, Kent TN3 9NY United Kingdom
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