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Q&A Sessions: Meet Mokgadi Mabela — the DJ, beekeeper and mother delivering sweet, sweet honey from Native Nosi

Mokgadi Mabela is the bee lady whose love for good honey has blossomed into a business. She tells us about her genius dad and her late introduction to bees The post Q&A Sessions: Meet Mokgadi Mabela — the DJ, beekeeper and mother delivering sweet, sweet honey from Native Nosi appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Business, Music, Reading, Anxiety, Bees, Farming, Faith, National, Honey, Djing, Bee Hives, Beekeeping, Q&A Sessions, Subs-only, Mokgadi Mabela, Native Nosi


This recycled plastic beehive is designed for happy bees

As backyard beekeeping continues to rise in popularity, there’s no reason the traditional beehive can’t take on a more modern and functional design. With this idea in mind, Duluth-based Jon Otis of Lake Superior Honey Company approached Loll Designs to create an improved version of the beehive. Aptly named the Bee Hive, this apiary combines the functionality of classic human-made hives with a sleek and durable product sourced from post-consumer recycled milk jugs. The partnership between Lake S...
Tags: Design, Innovation, Product Design, Bee Hives, Duluth, Beekeeping, Jon Otis of Lake Superior Honey Company, Lake Superior Honey Company, Loll Designs Lake Superior Honey Company Images


7 bee hotels for our favorite pollinators

Giant K-abeilles Hotel for Bees pavilion by AtelierD offered resting place for bees and humans For the 2012 Muttersholtz Archi Festival, AtelierD designed the K-abeilles Hotel for Bees. Shaped like a huge honeycomb, the wood pavilion was comprised of hexagonal components, some open and some packed with natural materials where bees could nest. Humans could sit inside the pavilion on hexagonal seats, close enough to marvel at and appreciate the bustling bees. Related: Bees placed on the endang...
Tags: UK, Design, Toronto, Features, Mit, Bees, Wes Anderson, Carousel Showcase, Nature / Environment, Harrogate, Bee, Bee Hives, MIT Media Lab, Kew Gardens, University at Buffalo, Taylors