Beekeeping Workshop

Manzer Apiary Inc.

Spring Workshop Topics:

2019 SPRING COURSE IS FULL

  • Introduction to top bar beehives

  • Installation of your bees

  • Honeybee lifecycle

  • Bees in the hive – Queen, Worker, Drone

  • Reading a brood nest

  • Working the hive

  • Beekeeping dos and don’ts

  • Robbing

  • Threats to the colony

  • Lighting a smoker

  • Sugar syrup and sugar cakes

Fall Workshop Topics:

  • Honeybee nutrition Bee bread and pollen

  • Propolis

  • Honey: Processing and bottling

  • Evaluating your queen

  • Robbing

  • Reading the brood nest

  • Varroa mite

  • Condensation and ventilation

  • Second spring

  • Ordering bees

  • Requeening

  • Splitting the hive

  • Raising queens 

​Each course is 3 hours long and run from 9 am to 12 noon.  

Cost: $50 plus HST per person, $75 plus HST per couple

 

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Looking for a better beehive?

Call now: 1-902-245-1052

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm 

manzerapiary@gmail.com

Manzer Apiary

PO Box 1115

35 Industrial Dr

Digby, NS

Canada

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