County Limerick Beekeepers' Association

Beginners' Course

Beginners Course 2018

The Beginners Course 2017 is now completed. The next one will commence in Spring 2018. Please see here for further details. If you would like further information at this time please E-mail:

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


Harvesting the Crop