We keep bees for their benefit and that of the environment. We work to enhance the dwindling population of native and near native honey bees in Britain. Our main focus is not the commercial production of honey.
Our bees enhance biodiversity and help to pollinate a wide range of plants that are important to a healthy environment and a sustainable society
We only remove honey from our bees when it is a genuine surplus. By doing this, we ensure the bees always have more than enough food to sustain the hive, whilst also providing the bees with the room they need to continue expanding their colony
A Little Help
Sustainability is at the heart of what we do. Our work to promote locally bred, near-native bees and ethical beekeeping practices lead to positive environmental improvements and behaviour change. To deliver against our objectives we pursue an ethos of “Small Footprint – Big Impact”; applying a range of approaches to deliver maximum benefits for minimum resource use. These include…