This course is designed as an introduction to queen rearing and will seek to equip the beekeeper with the knowledge and skills to raise sufficient queens for their own colonies and potentially improve their own stock, possibly having surplus queens to share with others in a small breeding group.
The course will cover, queen selection, selecting breeding material, setting up cell raising colonies and the set up and management of Nuclei and mininucs. It will also cover Queen introduction and different simple methods of achieving good queens.
Venue Location: Stoneleigh, Warwickshire
Course Dates: Sunday 11th July 2021
Course Fee: £75.00 per person
Participants must bring their own packed lunch
Maximum number of participants is 12