[Sust-mar] Natural Bee Keeping at Windhorse Farm

Steve Murray steve at windhorsefarm.org
Fri May 13 09:19:58 EDT 2011

Windhorse Farm invites you to our natural beekeeping program led by expert honey beekeeper Ross Conrad from June 9-12. The program will start with an overview of the state of the beekeeping industry, discuss natural nontoxic methods to prevent disease, present basic methods to maintain a hive and finish with a day focused on advanced beekeeping topics including:

dividing a colony
making nucs
varroa mite: assessing hives, dealing with in natural ways.
more hands on with the bees & Ross Conrad (depending on weather)
working with swarms
developing a greater awareness of the bees

For complete program details please visit the Natural Bee Keeping webpage. (http://www.windhorsefarm.org/pages/programs-events/natural-beekeeping.php)

If you are interested please call the Windhorse office (543 6955) to register by May 26.

Steve Murray
Program and Guest Manager
Windhorse Farm
steve at windhorsefarm.org
132 Sarty Road 
New Germany NS B0R 1E0

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