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Preparing colonies for winter

Know how to evaluate the honey and pollen reserves that will determine the balance of the hives and whether there is food or not. Make a protein syrup. Understand the varroa cycle to diagnose and treat effectively. Only if necessary using natural principles and practices
  • .Balance of hives
important work, but that will guarantee you healthy colonies during the winter

At the end of the course, you will be armed with a solid base to accompany your first hives through the winter without fear of bee mortality, even in the coldest winter conditions.
  • Preparing the hive for winter and the work is done without the gloves

    Internship on September 8, 9 and 10, 2023

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    Don’t wait until it’s too late to react!

    "This is the internship not to be missed"

    Beekeeping training for all persons in possession of hives.

    Objectives of the course:

    • Learning to balance your colonies
    • Formic acid count and treatment plan only, and I mean only, if a hive is infested with varroa
    • Make a protein syrup for autumn feeding, if necessary.

    This training is mainly recommended for people who own hives. You will no longer have to fear the mortality of bees in the winter. Whether you are a beginner or have already started an activity, after this internship you will approach the winter season more serenely. This will save you from buying back swarms in the spring or will limit the damage!

    3 days are necessary to know the basics, the techniques to spend a serene winter and keep your bees warm.

    Course price: 480 €, 50% deposit to be paid upon booking

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35 Le Bourg Derrière, 39150 - Fort du Plasne, France

Phone: +33 6 32 58 28 00

Siret: 39093649000031

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