This short workshop is for beekeepers looking for nurturing, support, and guidance. These 2-hour workshops show the simple tips and tricks to complete essential tasks in beekeeping and apiary management. Take a couple of hours out of your busy life, and transport yourself into a bee suit, where you will have the opportunity to make splits, use your hive tools, light your smoker, and get your questions answered. Treat this Field Day as a mentorship opportunity with Eliese Watson!
Don’t miss out on this amazing experience.
DATE: August 13, 2024
LOCATION: Highfield Regenerative Farm, Calgary
1920 Highfield Cres, SE. Calgary, AB
DETAILS: Bring your own protective equipment, water, notebook, and hat. Pack a snack, and prepare for practical experience, and avid notetaking for key tips and practices for compressing your colonies, and pulling honey including using a bee escape, fume board, or brushing methods. Use a refractometer, and learn more about the steps to extract from your home. Feel prepared to harvest your honey with ease and organization.
Join us for this exhilarating hands-on learning experience, where you’ll ensure that you have strong splits, which will ensure you can harvest your honey from your bees easily and with calm.