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So much to do in Port Hope!

Port Hope is host to a plethora of festivals and events year round. The new year starts off with the annual dining promotion, Delicious Dates. Spring brings maple syrup time followed by the crazy Float Your Fanny river race. Warmer weather brings garden tours, artisans & craft shows and a variety of unique local events. Canada Day celebrations include a parade, music and entertainment and fireworks. Enjoy fall at the historic Port Hope Fall Fair, annual salmon migration and the Historic House Tour. Christmas in Port Hope is a busy time of year with a festival of trees, lights in Memorial Park, a Candlelight Walk, and Santa Claus parade. Use the Calendar of Events to plan your next visit! 

Haute Goat FARM LIFE Series: Intro to Beekeeping

Sunday, 20 May 2018 | 10:00 am

Haute Goat Farm, 1166 5th Line, Newtonville

Have you always wanted to make your own honey?  Or maybe you're just curious about these fascinating creatures.  This 2 hour workshop will give you the ABCs of beekeeping.  You will learn many of the common mistakes made (there are many) so new beekeepers can get off on the right foot.  

The workshop takes place at Haute Goat Farm, just one hour east of Toronto and the leader is Steve Lawrence from Sweet Dreams Farms who makes gorgeous artisan honeys.    
 
Steve Lawrence from Dare 2 Dream Farm - Sweet Dream Foods owns a family farm south of Peterborough. You will get an opportunity to learn about their amazing vinegar, mustards and artisan honeys. The Lawrences bought their current farm in 2013 after Steve turned his life around from Lyme's Disease Treatment involved using only natural sweeteners. The Lawrence's are beekeepers and produce maple syrup/ honey Sweet Dream Food is the family business that creates unique products from Canada's Natural Sweeteners - honey and maple syrup Their liquid honey earned overall 1st place at the Royal Winter Fair in 2017.  Steve will discuss beekeeping challenges  and how they craft their unique products. 

Buying a workshop as a gift? Just email Debbie@HauteGoat.com and we can make a personalized gift certificate for you!

https://hautegoat.com/collections/farm-life-workshops/products/workshops-at-haute-goat-introduction-to-beekeeping


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