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Virgin Experience Days Beekeeper for a Day at The Good Life Project Farm in Peterborough, Lincolnshire

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Virgin Experience Days Beekeeper for a Day at The Good Life Project Farm

Bees are some of the most important parts of the earth’s thriving ecosystem, despite their relative tininess - there’s a world to discover about these small and stripy workers, and you can explore it all over a day of beekeeping, farm touring and organic refreshments too with this Beekeeper for a Day at The Good Life Project Farm.

Originally built in 1850, The Good Life Project Farm is an organic haven filled with plants and trees all placed to provide pollen for the bees that bring the gardens to life. You’ll get up close to these busy buzzers and their food with a guided tour of the gardens and an explanation of the planting schemes designed to work wonders for pollinators, before donning your beekeeping equipment for the day (provided by BJ Sherriff) and taking a look at the beehives and how they work.

You’ll see the bees busy doing what they do best, including the hive’s queen, bee babies and possibly a waggle dance too, while you help inspect the hives, take photos and record video as part of your beekeeper duties. You’ll also have a chance at bottling and sampling some honey, complementing the day’s unlimited organic refreshments and wood-baked pizza lunch before taking home a packet of bee-friendly seeds and your own jar of the sticky stuff.

The experience is available on selected dates from April to September 2018.

We recommend you book at least eight weeks in advance to ensure that dates are available. All bookings are subject to availability.

Please allow 4 hours 30 minutes for the full experience.

The experience content, equipment used and restrictions may vary.

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  • Learn the art of beekeeping from the pros at The Good Life Project
  • Hear all about their planting schemes, tour the gardens and see some busy bees in action
  • Don some beekeeper gear and aid the experts in hive observation and inspection
  • Munch on unlimited organic refreshments with wood-fired pizza for lunch
  • Try your hand at honey bottling and take home a jar of the sweet stuff
  • Experience gift pack and Cancellation indemnity
  • Minimum age: 16 years (under 18s must be accompanied by a full paying adult)
  • Do not participate if you have allergic reaction to bee stings
  • Your voucher is valid for 9 months from the date of issue
  • Please note: You must have booked and taken your experience before the expiry date