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New onsite beekeeping courses for 2022

We all know honeybees are important; they make honey and beeswax and pollinate our flowers, but at Buckfast Abbey they also offer a way for us to connect with nature in a gentle and educational way. Click to find out about our new onsite beekeeping courses for 2022.

Buckfast Abbey’s apiary focusses on gentle beekeeping, working to promote better understanding of bees and research to help the honeybee. Find out more about the Community Apiary Scheme and onsite beekeeping courses on offer this year here