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Sussex - Introduction to Beekeeping

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Date: Aug 18, 2019

Venue: Forest Garden Shovelstrode Ltd, Shovelstrode Lane, East Grinstead

Contact: Lisa Aitken

Telephone: 07956 815 458

Time: 10:00 - 16:00


Event Details

A one day course as an introduction to Bee keeping. You will learn about the management of the honey bee

and different types of hives and equipment required for beekeeping. There will be the opportunity to examine a working hive.

This course will be run by highly experienced beekeepers Justin Cleveland-Peck and Lisa Aitken and will run from 10.00 am until 4.00pm

A home cooked meal, teas/coffee are provided

Special Requirements: A pair of gloves either rubber or leather garden gloves, long enough to tuck into a sleeve and boots,

preferably Wellingtons and socks. Protective clothing will be provided. Please wear trousers, preferably not black.  

Heavy denim is good or any dark colour.

Cost £75.


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