County Limerick Beekeepers' Association

Beginners' Course

Beginners' Course 2018

Dates: April 14th and 21st, 9.30am to 4.30pm

Venue:Rathkeale House Hotel

Fee:€135. This includes €65 for membership, and a €20 fee for the preliminary exam (so the effective cost of the course is €50).

Instructors: A panel drawn from our more experienced members.

Please email our Sectretary secretarylimerickbee@gmail.com for further details

In the meantime, if you are keen to get started learning about beekeeping, please come along to some of our meetings and join our Association. For details of the next meeting please click here.

Course Programme:

Introduction/Inhabitants of the Hive

 Equipment and Manipulation of the Hive

 Apiary Location and Years' Work

 Hygiene & Disease

Swarming

Harvesting the Crop