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The specialist international beekeeping organisation

Straw Skep Weaving Course 22 August 2020

United Kingdom

22 August 2020 The Yew Tree Inn, Peterstow, Ross-on-Wye

A Bees for development event

Saturday 22 August 2020, 9.30am to 4.00pm.

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Making straw skeps with Chris Park. This one day course will provide you with expert instruction in making a classic straw skep. During the day all aspects of beekeeping in skeps, ancient and modern will be discussed, as you make about one third of your straw skep. You will take away the lipwork skills, materials and tools needed to finish your skep at home. Please bring a waterproof apron and scissors.

The course cost of £95.00 includes all materials and tools needed to weave your straw skep. Included also are refreshments, lunch, and VAT.


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Venue: The Yew Tree, Peterstow, Ross-on-Wye, HR9 6JZ.

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