All posts tagged: urban beekeeping

HONEY

With our relatively consistent, temperate weather conditions and long summer days, the British honey flow* is currently at its prime, offering the perfect environmental conditions for fruitful honey production. With flowers in bloom for longer throughout the day, and weather conditions favourable for the flying bees hard at work, nectar sources are endlessly rinsed of […]

COMMUNITY BEEKEEPING

Rather ironically given the thousands of bees typically in each hive, beekeeping itself appears a rather solitary hobby. Swaddled in protective, noise-dampening clothing and with the loud hum of buzzing bees for company, it isn’t exactly the perfect place for conversation. None of the chatter over courgettes that you might find in a communal garden […]