Upcoming Events for Woodend Bee-Friendly Society
This month we will be buzzing through the history of bees and beekeeping
Dr. David Gormley-O'Brien
Following this presentation we will be tasting some sweet honey treats and the fermented nectar of the Gods, mead. Please feel free to contribute to this tasting with anything honey.
Mead or honey wine is the oldest alcoholic drinks known to man. It is made from honey and water via fermentation with yeast. It may be still, carbonated, or sparkling; it may be dry, semi-sweet, or sweet.
Swarms/Swarming, how to avoid managed hives swarming
Planting for bees, native bees, saving the bees without keeping them
Guest speaker/excursion, Peter and Michelle Mc Donald in Castlemaine
There will be no meeting this month