Bello Uccello Honeybee Sanctuary, a certified by Demeter biodynamic honey bee
sanctuary, will be holding its tenth annual Natural Beginners Beekeeping Workshop
based on Biodynamic Principles, on Saturday June 10th and Sunday June 11th, 2017.
Demeter Certification is the highest standard for ethical food and its production in the
world. The course is two full days with a limited registration of participants.

Klaus Langpohl, an experienced, Certified Biodynamic Beekeeper, will be your Guide
as he shares with you, one-on-one, the Amazing Life of the Honey Bee, inside and
outside of the Hive . The Bees and the Hive will be your Teacher. The workshop is
designed to prepare you for your journey to become a Natural Beekeeper based on
biodynamic principles. This is an intensive 15 hours of classroom and outdoor, hands-on
experiences. In a small class setting you will learn about the world of the Queen of the
Sun and you will:

  • learn about the science of the bee and the hive and the life cycle of the bee
  • discover how to take care of the bees without chemicals,
  • gain hands on experiences with the hives, gaining confidence in approaching, observing and working with the hive throughout the season
  • learn about the equipment and assembly of a hive
  • practice the art of inspecting the hive and Seeing what to look for as a natural beekeeper learn about the pests and diseases which threaten
  • the bees and proactive, natural solutions to these challenges
  • discover the calendar of beekeeping as a biodynamic beekeeper and view the natural world relationships which influence the honey bee
  • meet others in a small class setting who are also environmentally conscious and place a high value on organic/biodynamic food quality
  • learn how to regress the bees size back to normal
  • discover how to locate a hive on your property

You can confirm your placement in this workshop by sending your payment to Klaus Langpohl, 6849 Gilberts Cove, Digby Co., Nova Scotia B0W 2R0
$265.00 including two full days of class and handson experiences, all coffee breaks with organic drinks and snacks. You can order your book for the course from Amazon The North American Maria Thun Biodynamic Calendar 2017 which is an important guide for your beekeeping and also for gardening.

Date: Sat., June 10 and Sun.11th, 2017
Time: 9am to 4:30 pm each day
Place: Plympton, Hwy 101, Digby County, Nova Scotia
Registration: Please register by email :
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