Tutorials may be delivered in other parts of NZ if there is demand and travel permits.

Tutorials may be repeated in Leeston at a later date.

Respected commercial and long term hobbyist beekeepers available as referees.

Please contact Maggie for more information.

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September 2021

Introduction of a Mated Laying Caged Queen to a Hive (2 Hrs)

September 26 @ 11:00 pm - September 27 @ 1:00 am
Leeston HQ, 60 Selwyn Street
Leeston, Mid Canterbury 7632 New Zealand
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$40.00 6 tickets left

Overview: How, why, when to requeen, plus do’s and don’ts. I believe this topic is an important issue that many fear failure with, particularly if they don’t understand hive dynamics, often resulting with expensive failure. The aim of this talk…

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How to Make a Top Split Hive (1 Hr)

September 27 @ 2:00 am - 3:00 am
Leeston HQ, 60 Selwyn Street
Leeston, Mid Canterbury 7632 New Zealand
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$25.00 6 tickets left

Overview: Several methods suitable for both commercial and hobbyist sectors to make a top split hive – how, when, and why, plus do’s and don’ts. This is a popular way of overwintering a beehive, with potential increase of hive numbers…

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