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This Study Group will be led by Pam and Stuart Hatton starting Thursday 31st October 2019 at 7.30pm. and meeting roughly fortnightly from then. Venue will be either Frodsham Community Centre or Hatton Lodge Cottages, depending on numbers. A charge of £15 will be made to cover room hire and refreshments.
This course will cover –
The various diseases of honeybee brood and adults, their signs and diagnosis
Treatments available, their methods of use and efficacy
Methods of treatment and control of Varroa, including Integrated Pest Management.
Viruses affecting honeybees.
Signs of poisoning in honeybees and action to be taken.
The steps that can and should be taken by a beekeeper to prevent disease and its spread
Knowledge of legally notifiable diseases and pests
Legislation regarding the importation of honeybees
The biology of the honeybee with relation to disease
Damage caused to colonies and equipment by mice, woodpeckers and other pests, including wax moth, and how to prevent this.
For further details please contact Pam or Stuart at , or , or telephone 01925 263023
Study Group Module 3 -
Study Group Module 3
Honey Bee Diseases