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Honey Vs Sugar. What are their differences?

Honey Vs Sugar. What are their differences? Both sweeteners contain glucose and fructose. However, for sugar, in the process of manufacturing, the organic acids, protein, nitrogen elements, enzymes and vitamins in the sugar cane are destroyed, whereas honey, a natural sweetener, subjects only to minimal heating. Also, honey has certain beneficial antioxidant and antimicrobial properties […]

Our future beekeepers

Our future beekeepers

Investing in our future beekeepers. For great educational purposes or just some bee facts visit our Stanford shop for a tour through the factory and bring your kids with!!

Tell me more about HONEY!

Do you want to know what honey is? Where it comes from? Well here is a description about honey history,nutritional value and the right way to store your honey. Click below to read more… Tell me more about HONEY!

  • Beekeeper workshop

Training workshop for developmental beekeepers – 30 June 2016

Beekeeper workshop

Wonders of Royal Jelly

  Royal Jelly Royal jelly is a milky secretion produced by worker honey bees and used in the nutrition of bee larvae for optimal health and growth and to create a queen bee for procreation. Royal jelly is a rich substance and used at times to promote long life, restore vitality and can help with assisting […]

The Honey Stall Hermanus

 Overberg Honey Company are the proud new owners of The Honey Stall  in Hermanus !! The Honey Stall specializes in honey and has a variety of products containing honey including skin care products, sweets, ice cream, liquors and many more…

Is your honey the REAL thing?

Fake honey is everywhere. How would you know the difference?                       Read what researchers had to say. . . http://organichealth.co/studies-show-fake-honey-is-everywhere2

Planting 4 Bees in South Africa

    Do your bit for those that does so much for us. Here is a list of plants that would make these little guys look twice! http://biosil.wordpress.com/2013/06/17/flowers-and-plants-to-attract-bees/

The State of Beekeeping in SA

  Ever wondered what part you can play in the protection of the Honey Bee  in South Africa? Bee Informed.        http://www.enca.com/south-africa/need-bees

Unbelievable footage of a queen mating!

  A MUST SEE!!!! Also note how calm the Europene Bees are. These beekeepers aren’t even wearing any ovaralls!! We won’t even think of working like that here in South Africa!