1 PM – 4:30 PM
Grace Springs Farm, Kulnura
Pictured is our demonstration Bee Yard. We have active Langstroth, Warre & now Kenyan Top Bar Bee Hives.
Do you know which is the right bee hive for you?
There are pros & cons to each type & some are easier to work with depending on your age & stage in life.
This is an introduction into beekeeping. If you are interested in keeping bees, but don't know where to start then this workshop will get you on your way. We will simplify the road to becoming a beekeeper.
We are passionate about homesteading and equipping people to be self sufficient & bees play a huge part in our farm eco systems.
The workshop will include:
Understanding the nature of bees
History of bee management
Hive selection - what type of hive will work best for you (Langstroth, Warre, Top Bar Hives)
Hive selection - Build or Buy?
Pest Management - hive beetle, wax moth, ants etc.
Local contacts for sourcing bees, equipment etc.
The course will commence at 1.00pm and will include a homemade Afternoon Tea.
Tickets are $90 per person. (Discounted rates available for under 18s)