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The initial concept for Canberra Urban Honey was born from a simple observation: the number of bees in Canberra’s urban areas has declined in recent years

Does Tree Pruning Help Bees?

Find out if tree pruning is useful to the health of bees and what effects it can have on honey produce

 

Sam

I like a darker honey-like Apple box so was really happy to find this honey that is the right mix of flavor for my taste. Perfect on a slice of bread or using with cooking.

I also like how the bees may have visited my garden to help make this honey, what a great initiative!

Sam

Megan

Amazing honey, I like using it in my tea at the end of the day & love that I can buy honey that was made in my suburb!!

Megan

Lizzy

Canberra Urban Honey has done so well, it’s really a credit to you! Wish I could have had suitable spots for hives in my small garden! Anyhoo, well done!

Lizzy

10 Reasons Why is Tree Pruning Important

Everyone seems to have a different philosophy on tree pruning. All types of trees benefit from regular pruning. Tree pruning is important because – it encourages new growth – prevents decay – makes trees more structurally sound – Is great for the overall health of...

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More Hives to Help Canberra

More Hives to Help Canberra

Over the past week we selected more hives for relocation to Canberra in our next round of hive hosting. The hives in our country apiaries are doing very well so it was easy to choose hives for Canberra. The hives we selected were prepared by the extended Honey Delight...

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SUSTAINABLE CITIES

SUSTAINABLE CITIES

You’re probably aware that Mitchell’s effort in progressing the role of bees in the sustainability of Canberra has been recognised recently in the 2014 Keep Australia Beautiful  ACT Sustainable Cities Awards. Canberra Urban Honey received: The Young Legends Award,...

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2014 AUSTRALIAN SUSTAINABLE CITIES

2014 AUSTRALIAN SUSTAINABLE CITIES

I’m honoured to have been awarded the Australian Sustainable Cites (National) Young Legends Award. Its incredibly fullfilling to have bees and their role as pollinators in sustainable cities recognised. Thank you to everyone who is helping to make Canberra Urban Honey...

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FARMERS MARKET BUZZ

FARMERS MARKET BUZZ

Saturday morning you will find us at Capital Region Farmers Market, Exhibition Park, Canberra. We are stall 131, we are on the corner and we will probably be slicing up a fresh sour dough bun. We always start early and usually arrive before 6, so please forgive us if...

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BEE JUDGED

BEE JUDGED

This past week we hosted a visit from the judge of the Australian Sustainable Cities Awards – Cameron Little. Mitchell Pearce with Cameron Little, Judge of the Australian Sustainable Cities Awards Cameron was in Canberra to judge Canberra Urban Honey for the National...

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REALM SWEET DREAMS

REALM SWEET DREAMS

#RealmSweetDreams A collaboration between Hotel Realm, Canberra Urban Honey and St Vincent de Paul Society. Hotel Realm has been a great friend of ours since Canberra Urban Honey started, by being the first local business to jump on board and have a rooftop apiary....

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CANBERRA URBAN HONEY HEADS TO KOREA

CANBERRA URBAN HONEY HEADS TO KOREA

As you may have seen on Facebook we are heading to Daejeon, South Korea for the 44th ApimondiaInternational Apiculture Congress! For those that don’t know, Apimondia is the International Federation of Beekeepers Associations and related industries. Every couple of...

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