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Beekeeping for Beginners

part of The Festival of the Garden at Charleston

Saturday 29 Jul 1:30PM
Tickets: Free

The Garden at Charleston (Fewster)

An introduction to Beekeeping including the behaviour of honeybees, bee products, planting for bees and homes for Solitary bees. This will be followed by a demonstration of how to open a typical hive with ‘virtual’ bees.

There will be examples of comb, wax and honey on display and honey and wax blocks for sale.

Funded by the Heritage Lottery, these talks by industry professionals will give great insight into the restoration and conservation of our barns, the Centenary building project and other local crafts relevant to Charleston’s history.

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