101 Questions A New Beekeeper Should Ask
What you'll learn
- The answers to the the questions asked most frequently by new beekeepers
- If beekeeping is for you
- An insight into the amazing world of the honey bee
- What equipment you will need
- Where to set up your hive and how to look after it
- No prior knowledge or experience is required
Over the years new beekeepers and people thinking of beginning the hobby have asked me many questions and here are 101 of the most common ones together with the answers. This course is designed for anyone wanting to know more about beekeeping. Topics covered include where to keep your bees, their life cycle, how to look after them, what equipment you need to buy and what to do if you have a problem. Based on a simple question and answer format over 9 individual lectures this will help any new beekeeper understand the basics as well as answer many of the questions that people who are just interested in bees want answering. Whether you have just started beekeeping, already have your own bees or just want to know what is involved, this is the course for you.
Each section has a selection of questions and answers and everything in plain English such that even if you don't have a background in bees or science the answers are clear.
If you have not yet started beekeeping this course will help you decide if it is for you with questions and answers around how beekeeping can fit into a busy schedule and is not just for people who have retired or have a lot of time available.
Who this course is for:
- People thinking about starting beekeeping
- Those who already have a hive but want to know more
- Anyone who is curious about the amazing world of the honey bee
Chris began keeping bees more than twenty years ago. He now runs Cotswold Bees Ltd producing high quality honey in both jars and the comb from his apiaries in the North Cotswolds. Over the years Chris has made a number of television and radio appearances speaking about bees and honey. As a professional lecturer Chris began providing courses to new beekeepers and has taught several hundred people and introduced them to this fascinating hobby.