Tag Archive: Bees


Beekeeping Workshop

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on August 15, 2017

Robert Redpath, proprietor of Bee Sustainable, will conduct a workshop to introduce prospective bee keepers to bee keeping; the basic knowledge required and tasks to complete to get started with a bee hive. At the conclusion of the workshop participants will have a basic understanding of: Bee behaviour The major tasks in hive management The […]

Late Summer Hive Check: Should We Take Honey?

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on March 3, 2016

We thought it would be a good time to start up our beekeeping blog again – after a hiatus of a few years – to post some late summer advice as autumn is now officially upon us. We hope to keep these blog posts regular and informative – it’s our form of “after-sales service” and […]

Preparing your hive for winter

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on April 15, 2014

It’s practically winter and hopefully your hive has given you enough honey to hold you over till next year. Now as May approaches we must prepare the hive so it can make it through winter in a strong and healthy condition and be ready for next spring. This is a critical time to prepare your […]

The Latest…

By Bee Sustainable Moderator on April 29, 2010

Order a Nucleus Hive for Spring Special pandemic savings to support you in undertaking this wonderfully grounding and food producing hobby. With bees ready in late September or early October we can support you in all aspects of your bee keeping project. Covering obtaining bees, building your bee box home, learning materials and advice on […]