You’ve planted bee-friendly blooms, mowed around flowering weeds and left water-filled bottle caps out in hot weather…Sounds like you’re ready for the next level of bee friendship; many of our beekeepers tell us it’s the best thing they’ve ever done. “Watching the bees is mesmerising” says Nicky, an Isle of Man farmer who joined Pollenation in 2016. “I’d happily have 100 hives now!” So what are you waiting for?
Did you know...
…honey packs a nutritional punch, delivering riboflavin, vitamin B6, iron and manganese alongside carbohydrate (in the form of natural sugar).