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Beekeeping Basics

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Roger How has been keeping bees on his allotment in St Werburghs, Bristol for over 6 years. In ‘Beekeeping Basics’ Roger will provide inspiration and practical advice for would-be smallholders – giving you first hand knowledge on how to start keeping bees yourself.

Roger will look at all aspects of the beekeeping process – discussing why you should keep bees and taking a closer look at the hive.

He will discuss the basic equipment you will need as well as how to go about conducting inspections. This will tie into how you should effectively manage your bees.

Roger will go through the process of the honey harvest and finally look at any problems that arise when keeping bees.

There will be source material, and beekeeping equipment available for you to get to grips with as well as a good contacts for where to buy your supplies.


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