wild flower seeds


A swarm in May is worth a load of hay


A swarm of bees on an apple tree

Pollen dispersal video clip

The Hive – Nature and natural beekeeping is our passion

Welcome to the Hive, where nature in general and natural beekeeping in particular is our passion. Browse, explore or search our site for material and resources on natural beekeeping. The hottest item on our site at the moment is Temi Odurinde’s A beginner’s guide to natural beekeeping, which you can buy at an eBook or a regular book, by following the link at the top of this site.

You can also buy awesome gifts that help nature, from a bee hotel to wild native wildflowers, that would keep best and other pollinators happy.