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A global bee crisis ...

Worldwide, the global bee population is in serious decline. This phenomenon is known as CCD (Colony Collapse Disorder), with an increasing number of bee hives collapsing and many bee species becoming extinct or threatened.

If this disturbing trend continues, it could lead to a global food crisis due to the vital pollination role that bees play. Honeybees are responsible for pollinating ar...

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How you can help....

There are many positive actions you can take to help:

  • Avoid the use of toxic chemicals (including pesticides, herbicides and fungicides) in your garden. Use certified organic garden products and natural pest strategies instead – they are safer, more economical and environmentally friendly.
  • Grow a bee-attracting garden with plants rich in nectar and pollen that bees love to feed on to encourage them to pollinate your food crops.
  •  Provide fresh water in a small bowl for bees...

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Adopt a Beehive at a Glance ...

You can help make a difference to the bee crisis and crop pollination by “Adopting a Beehive” today. We make it easy by doing the hard work for you while you reap the rewards! 

  • Enjoy the flavour + health benefits of pure chemical-free, unadulterated honey; 
  • Help a Young Apiarist learn beekeeping skills and support the future of this vital industry;
  • Protect local bees by contributing to safe sanctuaries where they can live, feed and produc...

Read more: Adopt a beehive at a glance


Welcome to Adopt a Beehive and thank you for taking your time to enter the world of honeybees upon which we all depend. We hope to convey the seriousness of the global bee issue and how we can assist you to be a part of the solution. 

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We encourage you to explore the extensive resources and positive ways you can help on our site. If you have questions or suggestions, we'd love to hear from you. Contact us online, by email or Facebook.

Thank you! Gary and Paula

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December 08, 2015

A beginners perspective of the Bee Workshop

To Bee or not to Bee – that was my question What a wonderful hands on workshop I attended last month. I have been very concerned about the impact on our food chain because of the world wide decline in the bee population and believe if enough people like me who is just “one person” does something then we can make a difference. I decided to find out what was involved in having a European honey producing bee hive on my property. Driving North to a property in picturesque Eerwah…
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Jun 15, 2013 6937

The UK reports the Worst Winter Honeybee losses on record

(Business Insider Australia 14 June 2013) In the United Kingdom, honeybee losses this past winter were the worst on record, the British Beekeepers Association (BBKA) said in a statement on Thursday. Over the 2012-2013 winter season, 34 honeybee colonies of every 100 were lost on average — more than…
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May 29, 2013 7188

Russia Warns Obama: Global War Over “Bee Apocalypse” Coming Soon; as Millions worldwide protest Monsanto.

Russia Warns Obama: Global War Over “Bee Apocalypse” Coming Soon; as Millions worldwide protest Monsanto. The shocking minutes relating to President Putin’s meeting this past week with US Secretary of State John Kerry reveal the Russian leaders “extreme outrage” over the Obama regimes continued…
May 28, 2013 7004

One-third of honeybee colonies in US died last winter: The food collapse approaches

The Bee Informed Partnership (BIP) recently published preliminary data from its annual review of bee colony declines in the U.S., and the findings from this report are mind-boggling. According to the latest survey results, an astounding 31.3 percent, or roughly one-third, of all managed bee…
May 22, 2013 6733

Bee Deaths Create Crisis for Crops

Our nation’s bees are vanishing. Every winter for the last six years, more than a third of all bee colonies in the U.S. have simply … gone. The staggering losses within the bee population have caused many to speculate on causes. Is it GMOs? Is it new pesticides? Is it a bacteria or virus? The media…
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May 22, 2013 5583

Systemic pesticides are penetrating deep into plants tissues, destroying beetles, trees, bees, and human hormones

(NaturalNews 17 May 2013) In the most recent news about neonicotinoid pesticides, it was reported that European countries have already decided to ban the continuous use of the pesticides because of the presented scientific evidences showing that they continue to endanger bees. Corporate farms in…

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