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Federation of Irish Beekeepers Conference

UK & International Events
Date: Sunday, 12 August 2018 - Friday, 17 August 2018

Venue: Franciscan College, Gormanston

The Annual Beekeeping Summer Course will take place at the Franciscan College, Gormanston, Co Meath.

This will be the Summer Course organised by the Federation of Irish Beekeepers’ Associations.

The Beekeeping Course which has taken place at Gormanston since 1961 is internationally renowned attracting beekeepers from all parts of the world. The range of lectures and workshops are of the highest standard. The course has universal appeal both for the beginner and the advanced enthusiast covering a wide programme in the practical and scientific areas including workshops, hive demonstrations, examinations and the National Honey Show.

The Beginners level is ideal for the novice who is interested in learning the craft of beekeeping. A person who undertakes the full beginner’s level will be well capable of managing his own hives following the course.


Franciscan College, Gormanston




All Dates

Event: From Sunday, 12 August 2018 to Friday, 17 August 2018