Hartley Down apiary hut

Hartley Down apiary Sunday session

With the season now in full swing, the Sunday apiary sessions at Hartley Down are running again. There will be a variety of practical demonstrations for both beginner and intermediate beekeepers as well as the usual beekeeping chat and advice.

Hourly Schedule

10th July 2022

14:30 - 16:30
Queen Frame Trap demo
Nick O’Toole will be demonstrating using a queen frame trap.

24th July 2022

14:30 - 16:30
Varroa sensitive bees
Paul Borfiga will show us how to look for evidence of uncapping by bees to allow them to remove mites.

14th August 2022

14:30 - 16:30
Prep for Extraction Day
Derek Read will be identifying supers for the yearly extraction from the Apiary.

28th August 2022

14:30 - 16:30
Extraction Day
Derek Read will be co-ordinating the yearly extraction from the Apiary.

Date

Sunday 28 August 2022

Time

2:30 pm

Location

Hartley Down apiary
Hartley Down Allotments, Entrance opposite 23 Hartley Down Road, CR8 4EA

Organizer

Derek Read
Email
info@croydonbeekeepers.org.uk