This beekeeper is making waves in the modern honey economy, which is an underappreciated but very important area of agriculture in South Africa.
The Wallace’s giant bee was thought to be extinct, until a dedicated team spent days combing the forest of a remote Indonesian island.
Constantia’s bee population has taken a battering over the past few weeks, with the local industry suffering massive revenue losses.
No one likes having a bee trapped in their car, but count yourself lucky that you never ended up with an entire swarm giving chase.
If bees could talk they would be a pretty miserable bunch right now, especially those right here on our shores. We better act quickly or a massive crisis beckons.
The Department of Trade and Industry yesterday announced a few tweaks to BEE policies. This could have some far-reaching effects for local businesses.
Barack was hosting the White House’s annual Easter Egg Roll event when a bee decided to throw a spanner in the works. Cue screaming kids and a media frenzy.
Adhering to BEE legislation is a vital part of your responsibility as a business person in South Africa, but more than a handful of people shy away from starting their own enterprises because they imagine that the the paperwork involved, including obtaining a BEE certificate isn’t worth the major effort. Reality check: it’s dead easy. […]
Sky rockets in flight! Afternoon delight! If you’ve ever stared out of a window and wondered idly how the mating ritual of a honey bee might play out, then this stunning slow motion video will be right up your alley. The video, shot from the perspective of a bee, is an excerpt depicting the aerial mating of domestic […]
Five guys recently got shortlisted for a promotion at the Western Cape Department of Correctional Services. Only one of them was recommended for the job, but because he is White he won’t get it. Instead, these leaked internal memo’s show that the post will be advertised and the process followed repeatedly, until a suitable Black candidate can be found for the position.