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 25 August: Invercargill
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
FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE BELOW. FOR REGISTRATION OR OTHER QUERIES PLEASE CONTACT MAGGIE. Ph (03) 324 4482 or firstname.lastname@example.org