Sun, Nov 19|
The Spring Homestead - Native Stingless Bee workshop 2
We are excited to host this exclusive workshop with Steve Maginnity from the “Australian Native Bee Company”. Steve & Brett will walk us through the essentials of Native Bee set-up, management, splitting & honey extraction!
Time & Location
Nov 19, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Limestone Permaculture, 846 The Bucketts Way, Stroud Road NSW 2415, Australia
About the Event
The Spring Homestead – Native Stingless Bees Workshop 2
Mingle with the native bees & learn their social life, hive structure, behaviour, habitat & life cycle.
> positioning & setting up a hive.
> maintaining your native bees
> favourite plants & trees
> how native bees fit into your permaculture design
> how native bee pollination can help see us through the 'varroa mite' issue
> how to split native bee hives to create more hives each year.
> how to extract Sugarbag Honey
> various hive designs
You will be nourished by ‘Simply Homesteading’ with a ‘Garden Inspired’ Morning Tea & Lunch
- Workshop Support Information + Notes (via G-Drive Download)
- Sugarbag Honey Tasting.
- Full Native Bee Hives & Empty Hive boxes are available for sale on the day.
Course Cost: $250.00 per person
Session: 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: LIMESTONE FARM > 846 The Bucketts Way, STROUD ROAD. NSW 2415
Catering: Farm Fresh, Seasonally Inspired Wholefood Morning Tea & Lunch set amongst a country backdrop with Organic Tea's, Coffee and healthy Pro-Biotic Punch throughout the day.
What to Bring: Full covered shoes / Gardening Wear / Gloves / Head Net if you own one / Note book
Native Stingless Bee Workshop2
Limestone Permaculture presents 'The Australian Native Bee Company' - Native Bee Workshop with your hosts Steve Maginnity & Brett Cooper.