Practical Beekeeping – Managing Hives

£125.00 inc. VAT

Elevate your beekeeping skills and knowledge in this one-day course, designed as a natural progression from our “Practical Beekeeping – The Basics.” Dive deeper into the art of hive management, with a significant focus on effectively managing multiple hives.

Course Highlights:

  • Advanced Hive Management: Delve into the intricacies of managing multiple hives, mastering swarm control, and honing colony number management techniques.
  • Hands-On Learning: Through practical exercises and comprehensive knowledge sharing, you’ll develop the skills needed to confidently oversee multiple bee colonies.

By the end of this course, you’ll be well-equipped to navigate the complexities of managing several bee colonies, making it an invaluable step in your beekeeping journey.

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Practical Beekeeping – Managing Hives Course

Elevate Your Beekeeping Skills and Knowledge

Are you eager to expand your beekeeping expertise and become a confident hive manager? Our “Practical Beekeeping – Managing Hives” course is tailored for those with some beekeeping experience, offering an opportunity to fine-tune your skills, manage multiple hives effectively, and deepen your knowledge.

Course Overview

Building upon the foundations laid in our “Practical Beekeeping – The Basics” course, this program delves into the world of hive management. Learn advanced techniques and strategies for successful beekeeping, which is especially crucial when overseeing multiple hives. Managing more than one hive not only eases the task but also provides valuable insights through hive-to-hive comparisons, allowing you to identify issues promptly.

Course Content

Our “Practical Beekeeping – Managing Hives” course encompasses a broad spectrum of bee colony management topics. You’ll engage in hands-on activities and theoretical learning to refine your skills and enhance your understanding.

Topics covered include swarm control, precise feeding methods, hive expansion, and reduction techniques. Additionally, we’ll focus on problem detection and effective troubleshooting, empowering you with the confidence and knowledge needed to tackle challenges and make informed decisions throughout your beekeeping journey.

Course Essentials

To ensure your comfort during the course, please bring waterproof attire and wellington boots. In case you don’t have a bee suit and gloves, inform us in advance, and we’ll provide them for you.

Course Location

Join us at our serene site just outside South Molton, North Devon. We’ll furnish you with precise directions and the venue address ahead of your course date.

Course Schedule

Our “Practical Beekeeping – Managing Hives” course runs from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, offering an immersive experience dedicated to refining your beekeeping skills and boosting your confidence as a hive manager. Don’t miss this opportunity to elevate your beekeeping expertise.

Practical Beekeeping – Managing Hives