Monmouth-based charity Bees for Development is running training courses for bee keepers in September, at Ragman’s Lane Farm in the Forest of Dean.
Sunday 15th September: Bee friendly beekeeping with the Warré People’s hive – a Masterclass with David Heaf. A one-day course on bee friendly beekeeping using Warré People’s Hive
Saturday and Sunday 21-22 September: Weekend Course on Sustainable Beekeeping. An introduction to sustainable approaches to beekeeping, suitable for those with or without previous knowledge
You must book in advance. Information on their web site or phone 01600 714848
Bees for Development also provide training on the beginners’ bee-keeping courses at Humble by Nature – Kate Humble’s training farm near Penallt.