Nick Wills, assisted by his Huntstile residents bees, is teaching an intensive weekend workshop on how to look after bees and produce honey.
This intensive 2 day course is a good mixture of practical hands-on experience working with the bees, alongside the relevant knowledge and history that you will need to look after your own hive and prduce honey.
Full advice is given:
- Where to purchase your bees
- Frames and hives, different makes, pros and cons
- Hands-on building workshop will teach you how to assemble and maintain a hive
- Where to keep your bees
- How to look after them
- Harvesting your own honey
- “What to do and when” guide, everything you learn is in this guide for you to take home with you
- Protective equipment supplied for use during the course – bee-suits, gloves etc.)
£195* per person – please call 01278 662358 for further details or to book a place.
includes Huntstile lunches on Saturday and Sunday (special diets catered for)
*B&B accommodation is available at a special discounted rate (£295 inclusive for the weekend)