Saturday July 13th 2024; 10.30 am to 4.30pm. Maximum 12 participants
Instruction by certified beekeeping educators – Aoife and Micheál at the edge of the beautiful Glengarra Wood.
Gain a unique insight into starting out in beekeeping in Ireland and the native Irish honey bee.
Workshop consists of:
What you need to know before you get bees,
How to get started;
How to look after your bees throughout the year;
Practical beekeeping session;
Life inside the beehive;
Plants for bees and other pollinators;
Sourcing bees and equipment,
Lots of questions welcome. Educational, light and enjoyable day. Tea and Coffee provided.
Taking up beekeeping as a hobby should not be considered lightly. We recommend learning, experience and joining your local club before getting your bees.