Thomas Apiculture brings a simple and effective innovative solution for extracting honey from raw combs and top bar hive combs. Placed in an upright position in a fixed cage the combs are compressed from the top to the bottom, naturally provoking the expulsion of wax capping and the extraction of the honey. As opposed to […]

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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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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. They are manufactured from a tight weave polycotton with a smooth finish so bees cannot sting through. Their clothing is long […]

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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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