QUEEN CELL PRODUCTION POWERPOINT TUTORIAL FOR PRODUCING LARGE NUMBERS OF QUALITY QUEEN CELLS
One-off tutorial for commercial beekeepers & long-term experienced hobbyists. Covering colony selection, feeding & colony stimulation, natural pollen sources, royal jelly, setting up a grafting yard, starter & finisher hives, hive manipulations, cell bars & frames & essential accessories, grafting, breeder stock selection, setting up a polystyrene mini mating nuc, setting up & running mini nuc mating yard & banking queens, portable queen cell carrier, non-portable incubator, basic bee biology, & little tips.
Tutorial delivered in simple English, using over 250 slides, plus handout.
9.30 a.m. to approx. 2.45 p.m. with good reviews and feedback. $190 pp. Break for lunch. Please bring your own refreshments & food for the day.
Sunday 30 June: Rotorua (day after conference) Bridgman Rm, The Arts Village, 1240 Hinemaru St
Other venues considered, if reasonable support for additional tutorials. Pre-registration & payment required on confirmation, internet banking
& cheques must be cleared prior. Bookings close five days prior to tutorial or when maximum numbers reached. GST receipt secures your place.
No photography. Note taking welcome
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This event begins 26/09/17 and repeats every week on Tuesday forever
Spring has sprung, and my phone is ringing daily with enquiries from people wanting to learn about beekeeping, so it must be time to run our annual beginners course again.
Run over six weeks commencing 26 September, Tuesday evenings, 7-9pm, and we'll also fit in at least one apiary visit on a weekend as weather allows.
We'll cover everything you need to know to keep a beehive happy and healthy throughout the year, including hive style options, health and disease management, legalities, honey production and much more.
Whether you've already got a hive and just want to beef up or are just thinking about taking the plunge, come along and have some fun.
All hive types and methodologies/philosophies covered.... Theoretical, legal and practical.
Contact me (Deanna) to register - phone home evenings (06) 876 8852.
This event begins 19/02/18 and repeats every 4 weeks on Monday forever
The Taranaki Beekeepers Club is open to all those who are interested in keeping hives of bees for
honey production or for pollination purposes.
We meet every 3rd Monday (except December) West Baptist Church, 144 South Road, Spotswood, New Plymouth.
Assemble is 7pm. We will endeavour to assist members in getting the best results from their hives by
offering advice and support from well seasoned beekeepers, followed by a cuppa and biscuit.