Sat, Nov 11|
Native Bees workshop
We are pleased to host this exclusive workshop with Steve Maginnity from the “Australian Native Bee Company”. Steve will walk us through essential Native Bee management & practical exercise with advice on naturally beneficial bee environments using native plants & culminating in a tour of the farm.
Time & Location
Nov 11, 2017, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Limestone Permaculture, 846 The Bucketts Way, Stroud Road NSW 2415, Australia
About the Event
Mingle with the native bees & learn their social life, hive structure, behaviour, habitat & life cycle.
Learn Bee husbandry practices > positioning & setting up a hive. Understand how the bees are best utilised in agriculture, nature & our society.
Advice on a variety of native trees to grow for your stingless bees.
Be shown the correct way of ‘Splitting’, Sugarbag extraction & other techniques.
See Steve’s latest hive design for easier splitting and extraction. Take in some Sugarbag (Honey) Tasting.
This workshop is Wholefood Farm Fresh catered and includes a tour of Limestone Permaculture Farm.
Note: Tickets can be paid by Paypal or Bank Transfer (displayed as 'offline option' on payment page)
Workshop Cost: $195.00 per person
Session: 9am to 4pm
Location: LIMESTONE FARM > 846 The Bucketts Way, STROUD ROAD. NSW 2415
Inclusions: USB - workshop notes for future reference.
Catering: Farm Fresh, Seasonally Inspired Vegetarian & Wheat free Gourmet Morning Tea & Lunch set amongst a country backdrop with Organic Tea's, Coffee and healthy Pro-Biotic Punch throughout the day.
What to Wear: Full covered shoes (Gumboots if wet) / Your favourite Gardening Wear, Hat & Gloves
These workshops are a mix of classroom presentations, practical exercises & field discussions.
Native Bee Workshop
Limestone Permaculture presents 'The Australian Native Bee Company' - Native Bee Workshop with your hosts Brett Cooper & Steve Maginnity.