Spring cleaning in the apiary is happening. The bees are hard at work spring cleaning their hive. This intricate process involves the removal of dead bees and other debris from the hive, in preparation for the new season ahead.
It's a reminder that now is the perfect time to start thinking about beekeeping and we hope you’ll join us in the exciting world of beekeeping.
Bees are a fascinating wonder of nature. Beehives are more than just homes for bees, they're sophisticated communities that demonstrate exceptional teamwork and organization. Like the spring cleaning they are doing now…pushing all of the dead bees out of the hive.
If you're fascinated by the wonder of bees and keen on becoming a beekeeper, you're in the right place.
Beekeeping has become increasingly popular among hobbyists in recent years, and for good reason. Not only does it provide a source of delicious honey, but it also plays a crucial role in pollinating plants and supporting the ecosystem.
For the past few years, we've been offering a "learn to beekeep" program. This unique program takes you inside the captivating world of bees and beekeeping activities throughout an entire beekeeping season in a supportive and welcoming environment.
Beekeeping isn't just about comprehending the science of bees - it's also a hands-on activity that allows you to develop a deeper appreciation for the natural world. As a beekeeper, you'll have the chance to observe the daily workings of a hive, from the hustle and bustle of forager bees to the excitement of finding the queen bee laying her eggs. You'll also learn how to assess the health of a hive and develop strategies to support the bees' well-being.
And let's not forget about the sweetest part of beekeeping - harvesting and extracting honey! As a beekeeper, you'll get to learn the secrets of how to safely and sustainably collect honey from your very own hives.
Beekeeping is an amazing hobby that provides both mental stimulation and practical benefits. By joining our "learn to beekeep" program, you'll get to experience the wonder of a hive and learn how to become a responsible and successful beekeeper. So why not come and join us on our farm to explore the incredible world of bees?