Care is the contract...

Care is the contract...

Recent Posts

How to avoid bee stings

For many beginners, the fear of getting stung is a big deal. Heck, despite the bravado of experienced beekeepers in saying that you get used to it, no one ever really wants to get stung. The sharp...

4 quick tips for baking with honey

When baking, you've probably always reached straight for the sugar and never even thought about substituting it. Well, now you have an alternative! With quality natural honey becoming more popular...

Is suburban honey good for you?

We are lucky to live in one of the most remote cities in the world, where we only have to travel for half an hour to be immersed in untouched bushland. We can drive just a couple of hours and have...

Is 'organic honey' actually organic?

You may have found honey for sale that mentioned the term 'organic' in the product description. Have you been deceived? Surely the $10 Kg tub of honey you just purchased from Gumtree or Facebook...

Just when you least expect it!

As beekeepers, sometimes we have to move our hives significant distances in order to keep the bees on nectar flows. We have to do this at night while the bees are tucked away in their hives, and the...

6 simple steps to becoming a beekeeper

Ever wanted to keep bees of your own? Having beehives is a great way to connect with the environment and learn about bees and their interesting lives. It is no secret that bees are an essential...