Introductory Beekeeping Course Outline
Turnview Farm Honey
INTRODUCTORY BEEKEEPING COURSE
Session 1 March 11 and 18th plus 3rd afternoon in May is a field day with the bees. From 1 pm until 5 pm
Session 2 April 8th and 15th plus 3rd afternoon in May is a field day with the bees. From 1 pm until 5 pm
May 6, 2018 Session 3 Booking Now
An all day workshop to get you started. Plus a 2nd day with the bees.
This is an in depth work shop which includes a field day with the bees. This is not a 2 hour introduction. You will receive a total of 7 hrs of instruction on how to be successful with your new venture.
starting time is 10 a.m., until 5 p.m.
Price $150.00 add a guest for $75.00
We are your one stop service center for all your beekeeping needs. Bees, Equipment and Training.
Please contact us to register for the course @ 705-627-3378
Curriculum: Introductory Beekeeping Course
Introduction to beekeeping
Beehive lingo. What is it?
Identification of Bees
How to handle your Nuc and installing frames of bees
Feeding your bees
What to expect your first year with bees.
Diseases and how to control them
Nutrition for your honey bees
How to make honey
Flowers they love and how to help your bees prosper
Controlling the urge to swarm
What do bees produce
How to harvest their hard work
How to relax around bees
How to harvest your first honey crop
Feeding your bees for winter
Fall treatments, give them every chance to survive a Canadian winter.
Wrapping hives, keep the mice out.
Day 3 Field Day with the Bees
Starting your smoker for the first time
What fuels to use
Hive tools, how to use them
Use a bee brush
Opening your hive up to inspect
Up close identification
Finding the queen
Identifying Bees, Brood, Honey and Pollen in the hive
And much more
Please call with any questions you may have. I’m here to help
You achieve your beekeeping goals.