Hands-on Beekeeping Courses 2018
Examining your Bee Hives $75
Thursday April 12 2018 10am-2pm
Saturday April 14 2018 10am-2pm
Learn how to conduct a full hive exam, how to identify the
different castes of the Honey bee, how to spot and mark your queen! You
will learn how to identify the various life stages of the Honey bee and
how to spot brood disease in your bee hives. Learn the importance of
record keeping and registering your apiary. This class is suitable for beekeepers with little or no experience.
Making Splits and Nucs $75
Thursday April 26 2018 10am-2pm
Saturday April 28 2018 10am-2pm
Learn when and how to make a split from your existing hives. Several methods will be discussed and practised. You will learn how to create a nuc with or without a new queen available and how to successfully make splits in your own beeyard. This class is suitable for new beekeepers and those with some experience maintaining hives.
Class size will be small to facilitate lots of open discussion and maximize time in the hives for everyone. Each student will need their own protective gear (which can be purchased here). The classes will be held at 6328 264 Street, Aldergrove.
Cheques can be made payable to Dancing Bee Apiary and mailed to 6328 264th St. Aldergrove V4W 1P4. If you prefer to pay by cash or credit card please call us at 604-341-8929 to arrange for your payment. We also accept payments via interac email transfers to our email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Once your payment is received your spot in our class is secured.
Dancing Bee Apiary
**Payments for courses are non-refundable**