So, you are thinking of getting into beekeeping? Or know someone who is? We offer a intensive half-day beekeeping course to introduce you to the world of bees so you can fast forward your learning.
A voucher for a half-day beekeeping course with up to 5 others.
(Weather depending) courses will be held within a turret of Caldicot Castle, inside the meadery HQ, and 1 other site nearby in the Wye Valley.
Our Bee Keeping Course will cover:
An Introduction to bee-keeping, different parts of a hive, how to handle bees, maintaining a healthy hive, reading the bees behaviour, bee-keeping safety, extracting and processing honey, different extraction methods, jarring honey, pests and pest control, and over-wintering the hives and best methods of preventing winter losses.
We provide all protective equipment. Please get in touch with any questions!