Hi everyone. Izzy here - the newest addition to the Black Bee Honey team. I've recently completed a Masters in Sustainability at the University of Bath which motivated me to become part of a company that shares my love for the planet, and passion to protect the lovely things that live on it.
Ideally at this time of year honey bees should be concerned with making honey. The reality is though they’ll probably be trying to do something much less desirable to us beekeepers...Continue reading
Honey bees are one of the few insects that go through the winter as a colony. But a bit like their keepers, they do a lot less work than in the summer months.Continue reading
What do us beekeepers do in Winter? The short answer is not much. Well, not much beekeeping anyway but there are some important tasks that need doing to ensure the bees make it through to the spring healthy and happy.Continue reading
One thing that comes up very often when talking to people about honey is a preference for a local variety to help with hay fever and other allergies.Continue reading