Honey Bees are gravely misunderstood creatures, who play a vital roll in sustaining our agricultural industry and the earths eco-system. not pests; they are a highly developed species of the animal world and contribute significantly to the sustainability of the eco-system in all areas urban environment, farming areas and bush lands. In Africa alone there are an estimated 3000 species of bees. In Mpumalanga the main species of honey bee is Apis Mellifera Scutellata which is found throughout South Africa. We house over 16 hives for these honey bees, and we harvest in small batches.