Sun, Apr 14 | Soul Flower Farm

4-14 Advanced Beekeeping

Instructor: Yasir Cross Date: Sunday, April 14th, 2019 Time 10am-3pm Location: Soul Flower Farm Price: $75 (Scholarship/work trade available)
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4-14 Advanced Beekeeping

Time & Location

Apr 14, 2019, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Soul Flower Farm, El Sobrante, CA, USA

About The Event

Join Yasir as he leads you through the basics of bee-friendly, natural, organic, small-scale beekeeping. You will leave this class with a competent knowledge of the fundamentals of natural beekeeping, and be ready to set up your own backyard beehive. The course will focus on a style of apiculture that is exclusively designed for the small-scale beekeeper.

This bee-friendly method aims to care for the bees, allow them to control their own environment, and is a gentler approach than conventional beekeeping, resulting in healthy

contented bees, and superb raw honey!

Topics to be covered in class:

Recap of into to natural beekeeping

Principles and philosophy behind methods

Artificial swarming

Queen rearing

Extraction: when and how to

Honey and waxed harvesting

Permaculture and broad-acre beekeeping apprenticeship

*Incudes a farm fresh homemade vegetarian lunch and herbal tea


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