Beekeeping For Beginners

The Course runs from mid January on a Monday evening for 8 weeks at Hawstead Village Hall from 7:30 – 9:30 pm. It is then followed by dedicated apiary sessions directly the weather allows. The course includes the tuition, a course folder, a beekeeping handbook and membership of the West Suffolk and Suffolk Associations, BBKA membership and newsletter and one year’s insurance for up to 3 hives. The cost of the course in 2022 is £100. Partners may accompany at an additional cost of £50. If at the end of the course you would like to take up beekeeping we will help you to acquire your first bees and provide mentoring .

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