Beginners Courses

Westport Beekeepers Beginners Course 2024.

We the Westport Beekeepers are planning to provide a Beekeeping Beginners Course again this year 2024 (date and times to be announced later). If you are interested in taking part in the course email the club secretary with your contact information for to be on the Beekeeping Beginners Course as soon as possible.

Westport Beekeepers Beginners Course 2022.

We the Westport Beekeepers are planning to present a Beekeeping Beginners Course over 7 evenings starting @ 8.00pm from 20th – 26th March 2022 (every evening) using Zoom platform to deliver it virtually. To register for the course you will have to become a member of the Westport Beekeepers Association. Please fill out the attached…

Beekeeping Course

Beekeeping Course

  Pictured after attending a two day course on beekeeping given to beekeepers and intending beekeepers of the Westport Beekeepers Association in the Teagasc Centre, Westport who intend sitting their Preliminary Beekeeping Exam in May. Many thanks to our course lecturers who traveled from Drum, Co Tipperary for the weekend to deliver the ‘Beekeeping Course’:…

Improvers Beekeeping Course

Westport Bee keeping Association Improvers Beekeeping Course Topics Beekeeping Acquiring Bees Local Association Understanding Swarming Its causes Signs of it about to happen How to deal with it before a swarm and after How to fix it when it’s gone wrong Disease Problematic Ones Varroa Acarine Dangerous one AFB  American Foul Brood EFB  European Foul Brood…