August 2, 2016

Spring: Plan Bzzzzz!

It’s still too cold and wet for the honeybees on most days, yet any sunshine and they’re out and about foraging for pollen and nectar. The […]
June 20, 2016

The Gigantic Hive at Kew Gardens

    The Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew has an extraordinary 17 metre high Hive Installation of sound and light which is controlled by vibrations of […]
June 16, 2016

Chalkbrood controlled: Apprentice beekeeper stumbles on solution to disease wreaking havoc in Alice Springs

            NT COUNTRY HOUR BY NATHAN COATESUPDATED WED JUN 15 13:47:42 EST 2016 Common bee disease Chalkbrood has spread throughout Alice Springs NATHAN COATES […]
May 20, 2016

Salvia is the one!!!

If you only have one plant in your garden for the bees, Salvia is it! It comes in a wide variety of colours and forms, is […]