Learn the art and science of apiculture, through a mix of classroom and hands-on learning. Our full-day introductory beekeeping course will give you the knowledge you need to get started keeping honeybees
Topics include: introduction to honeybee biology, beekeeping equipment, seasonal hive management, bee diseases and their treatment, and Ontario regulations and resources.
In the hands-on portions of the day, you will learn how to inspect a beehive and handle frames of bees. Class size is limited to 12 participants. Includes lunch. Bee jacket and gloves available to borrow or bring your own.