British Beekeepers Association


British Beekeepers Association
3rd June 2017

Beekeeping for Beginners - Duchy College

Date: Saturday 3 June - Venue: Duchy College, Rural Business School, Stoke Climsland, Callington, Cornwall, PL17 8PB - Duration: 3 Days

This three day course is a combination of theory and practical lessons providing all the information and hands on experience you need to get you started as a bee keeper.  It is suitable if you are new to beekeeping or have some experience and would like to refresh your knowledge.

You will cover bees, hives, frames, setting up an apiary, inspecting bees, swarms and control, healthy bees, queens, honey production and processing. Some of the teaching will be classroom based and you will also do some practical work at the hives although this will be weather dependant. 

Saturdays 3rd, 10th and 17th June 2017
9.30am - 4pm

Suits will be provided

Cost: £165.00

For more information email: or telephone: 0845 458 7485