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Bees, Beekeeping and Honey- Short Course

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Learn about bees, beekeeping and honey

Course Code:  SGH8

Course Duration: 20 hours (minimum, self paced study, commonly 2 to 8 weeks, less or longer as you need)

Develop an understanding of how to manage bees in the environment, and in the hive. Learn to produce and harvest honey and understand more ways of using what you produce. What you learn here can benefit both people who already keep bees, as well as people who aspire to keep bees. If you want to understand the subject more broadly and in greater depth, this is a really good way of doing that.

If you have ever been curious about keeping your own bees and you have no idea where to start, this course is for you. This course will help you understand more about bee biology, bee hierarchy, bee hives and how to integrate bees into your garden and within the landscape.

What's covered in the course?

Lesson 1- Scope and nature of bees and beekeeping

Lesson 2- Bee biology

Lesson 3- Equipment, materials, obtaining bees

Lesson 4- The Hive – types, construction, inspection

Lesson 5- Working Bees: seasonal husbandry and harvesting

Lesson 6- Bee Health Management

Lesson 7- Bees in the Landscape

Lesson 8- Using Honey and Bee Products

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