Flow Hive Taster - Introductory Beekeeping With Flow Hive
Saturday 1st of June, 10am - 11.30am
Are you completely new to the world of bees, and want to learn? Ever thought about having a bee hive in your garden? This Flow Hive Taster Workshop is a brief presentation delivered in The Farm House, followed by a hands-on experience in The Farm Apiary. Take part in the interactive inspection of a working colony and enjoy a taste of some fresh honey extracted straight from the hive.
$50 (booking fees may apply)
Bee life cycles & behaviour
Where to situate your colony
What’s inside the hive
Pests & Diseases
Parts of a beehive
How to source your first bees
Difference between traditional hives and the Flow Hive
Get yourself suited up in the supplied protective gear, enjoy close ups of a hive inspection and take part in the harvesting of honey, enjoying a sample taste of delicious honey straight from the hive.
The Farm House at The Farm, 11 Ewingsdale Rd, Ewingsdale NSW 2481.
10am to 11.30am
What To Bring?
closed shoes (preferably work boots)
Notebook & pen (if you wish to take notes)
Please wear clothing suitable for wearing underneath a bee suit – ie shorts/pants and a shirt/top – dresses/skirts not recommended