Bunnings have made a decision to remove the pesticide Yates Confidor from the shelves in New Zealand and Australia by the end of 2018 and will stock natural and organic pesticides as a replacement. This is good news as this product has been linked to bee deaths. Bunnings spokesperson says that although this has not […]

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Come and see us at Feilding on the 15-17th March – our stand  (SE5) is right by the Main Entrance. Look for the “HIVEWORLD” sign with the black and yellow balloons!! We will have lots of “Field Day Specials” for you Here is your chance to try on beesuits to get the correct size and […]

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Another addition to our lineup of unique products, these B J Sherriff products are world renowned to be the best available. Full suits, jackets smocks and veils are available in a range of colours. We stock the Apiarist full beesuit. White,Mocha, and Khaki being the most popular colours. The khaki suit is specially produced for […]

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Bees naturally look for a dark enclosed space with a small entrance to build a hive in;  a hollow log or in the wall of a house. We can replicate  this and at the same time make it easier for us to extract the honey. In times past bees were raised in a skep, woven from […]

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What could be better than harvesting your own honey and increasing the pollination rate of fruit and vegetables in your garden? Beekeeping has become a very visible occupation due to the discovery of the benefits of manuka honey and other products produced by bees. It is also perceived that bees are at risk and their […]

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Are you needing inspiration for that special gift? We have some Buzzy ideas for you – For the budding beekeeper what about our Beehive Starter Package? http://hiveworld.co.nz/product/beehive-starter-package/ For the beekeeper who doesn’t like getting too hot – our smart new ventilated bee suit will be just the thing!http://hiveworld.co.nz/product/green-foam-ventilated-beekeeping-suit/ And for the beekeeper who has everything – our […]

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It seems the honey industry is getting its fair share of media attention lately. Hive theft is always a newsworthy topic albeit a serious one. Those who do this should be dealt with suitably, (preferably with swift judgment by the hive occupants!) This crime is not always easy to prevent as hives are usually on […]

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Hive World NZ are the New Zealand distributors for Thomas Apiculture beekeeping equipment manufactured in France. We currently stock some of their unique products including “APIFUGE” an aerosol alternative for the smoker, and useful in forestry areas where there is a fire ban. http://hiveworld.co.nz/product/apifuge-smoke-substitute/  An aerosol attractant ” BEE CHARM” an efficient swarm lure and a […]

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