Bees in India play a vital role in agriculture. A study facilitiated by the Non Governmental Organization Under the Mango Tree working with subsistence farmers, has shown that pollination can increase productivity by 4x (in chillies). Bees Abroad is entering into a partnership with Under the Mango Tree in an attempt to help them help […]
Led by the international service chairman Sandra Woods the ladies of District 6 of the Inner Wheel are fundraising for Bees Abroad during 2017. A presentation about our work inspired them choose us as their charity. They have set a target to raise £2830 to fund our Bwindi Batwa beekeeping project. The Batwa are a […]
The launch of Michael Badger’s book, Heather Honey: A Comprehensive Guide is a great success and proving very popular with beekeepers and we are delighted to have received over £300 in Royalities so far. You can order your copy from www.bee-craft.com. If you are looking for a special gift, a limited edition of 100, signed […]
During 2015, three of our projects were completed and we adopted ten additional ones, which brings the total registered projects to 30. They are in various stages of development and work on some of the recent registrations begin in 2016. Two long-established projects in Nigeria, Maigana and PFPA, are, temporarily we hope, ‘on-hold’ due to […]
Thank you to everyone who supported the Open Garden event at the village of Sewards End, Saffron Walden on 10th July. We are delighted to have received a donation of £192 from this event.
Thank you to everyone who visited our stand at the 2016 Agricultural Shows. We are always delighted to meet our supporters to share progress about our projects abroad. Our range of cosmetics proved very popular indeed, and we are pleased with sales from these and the bespoke knitted goods kindly made and donated by Anne […]
Maiesmore Apiaries are a very valued supporter and in 2014 kindly donated a yellow and black WBC hive as a prize draw at the National Honey Show. If you would like to buy this hive the cost is £475 and £20 is donated to the charity. What you will receive is an assembled WBC hive […]
The Master Wax Chandler, Dr Andrew Mair presenting the Right Honourable the Lord Mayor of the City of London, with a gift of beekeeping equipment. We were delighted to be asked by the Worshipful Company of Wax Chandlers to provide this gift in return for a donation enabling us to provide a small community with a […]