Bee Keeping workshops at Mountain Ridge Wines - Shoalhaven

Bee keeping workshop conducted at picturesque Mountain Ridge Wines

Sunday 17 September to Tuesday 17 October 2017

Beekeeping workshops at Mountain Ridge Wines Cellar Door and Restaurant start in September!
Price for full day course includes morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.
The groups will be a minimum of four people, and a maximum of six people.
If you would like to attend a workshop please contact David at Illawarra Bees by sending an email.
You will learn:
Bee biology; Life cycles, duties in the hive, foraging behaviour, communication methods, hive defence behaviour; How to open and inspect a hive; How to identify pests and diseases and treatment methods; What’s needed to start beekeeping; – How to source bees and create nucleus hives; Hive management through the seasons; Honey extraction and wax recovery methods; How to register to become a beekeeper and your legal responsibilities.

For more information: mountainridgewines.com.au