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Yeovil Division 2017


An Introductory Course

A theory course of 10 x 45 minute lectures aimed at people who are considering taking up the craft of beekeeping, or who have only fairly recently obtained their own bees.

The course will cover: the honey bee life cycle, hive design, equipment, colony management, swarming and hive products and will provide a firm base from which to increase knowledge of the craft. Tea, coffee and chat afterwards.

Followed by a practical course as close as possible to the last lesson.

Venue: The Chapel Cross Tearooms , South Cadbury, BA22 7ET at 7.30.

Dates: January 19th and 26th.

February 2nd, 9th,16th and 23rd

March 2nd, 9th , 16th and the 23rd

Tutor: John Carnegie

Fee: In advance - £20, for full members of Yeovil BKA & £30 for others.

Bookings: Please complete the form below and send it, with the course fee, payable to “Somerset BKA, Yeovil Division” to

Mr J.P. Carnegie,

29 The Glebe,

Queen Camel,



BA22 7PR

by 19 January 2017. Cheques will not be banked until the first day of the course.

For further details please contact John Carnegie on 01935 851234.

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