Other Classes

Splits, nucs, and bee traps – at our educational apiary

Advanced Beekeepers only

The date of the class will be announced closer to the season. Please contact us if you are interested.

10:00 am – 2:00 pm
At our educational apiary
The Living Centre,  5871 Bells Rd, London
Space is limited.

This workshop is a  combination of open beehive demonstrations.  Also we will discuss various methods of splitting a beehive and benefits of making nucs and bee traps.
Length: 4 hours.
Price $80
A basic knowledge of beekeeping is expected from participants. You need to have at least one season of beekeeping experience prior to attending.

Participants will need a protective gear (hat, veil) and closed toed footwear.  Long sleeves and light colored material clothing is suggested.  Please bring your own protective head gear.  A simple bug jacket or mosquito veil will suffice. Refillable water bottles are recommended. A notebook and pencil could be handy.

Supersedure queen cell
Supersedure queen cells
Making nucs at our educational apiary

For Advanced Beekeepers

Sold out!

New class in 2019 season!
You are going to make a nucleus colony (nuc), together with a teacher.  Participants will have hands-on experience using colonies from our hives. Please register early as the space is going to be limited!

A bee trap
A bee trap