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Bees at Bastiaanskloof

Bees at Bastiaanskloof

Bees at Bastiaanskloof We were thrilled to discover that bees have finally decided to swarm one of our hives at Bastiaanskloof this past weekend. We had placed 3 hives in November 2015 at the Estate in the hopes of attracting swarms naturally to them and after patiently waiting for 6 months we were delighted to discover […]

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The Butterfly Effect at Bastiaanskloof

Picture this: Azure sky contrasting with rocky peaks and large swathes of multidimensional green slopes… But wait… What was that little winged shadow that just flew past, barely a spec in the surrounding landscape? It is often easy to forget the “little things” hiding out in every corner of Bastiaanskloof Estate. Perhaps this is due […]

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Honey at Bastiaanskloof

Bastiaanskloof visits Babylonstoren for a Workshop on Bees, 22nd October 2014

Bastiaanskloof went to vist Babylonstoren for a very inspiring course on Bees – here are some pictures of our visit and the honey we collected from the hives…we will be introducing some hives to Bastiaanskloof.. watch this space for news of Bastiaanskloof honey in the upcoming months! A few interesting bee facts: Bees are defensive, […]

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