Fun Facts


  • Bees are the only insects in the world that make food that people can eat

  • Honey contains all of the substances needed to sustain life including enzymes, water, minerals and vitamins

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Bees are the only insects in the world that make food that people can eat Honey contains all of the substances needed to sustain life including enzymes, water, minerals and vitamins


  • One bee will only make 1/12 of a teaspoon in its entire life time

  • Many plants rely on insects like bees to be pollinated; which is why they provide nectar to say thanks

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One bee will only make 1/12 of a teaspoon in its entire life time Many plants rely on insects like bees to be pollinated; which is why they provide nectar to say thanks


  • Honey has natural preservative so that it won’t go bad

  • Bee keepers only take the honey that bees do not need which can be as much as 45kgs from one hive

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Honey has natural preservative so that it won’t go bad Bee keepers only take the honey that bees do not need which can be as much as 45kgs from one hive


  • There are lots of different types of honey which taste different depending on flowers used to make it.

  • A third of all plants we eat have been pollinated by bees

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There are lots of different types of honey which taste different depending on flowers used to make it. A third of all plants we eat have been pollinated by bees


  • Bees have two separate stomachs; one for food and another just for nectar.

  • It is estimated that it would take 1,100 bees to make 1kg of honey and they would have to visit 4 million flowers

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Bees have two separate stomachs; one for food and another just for nectar. It is estimated that it would take 1,100 bees to make 1kg of honey and they would have to visit 4 million flowers

About Us

Founded and established in Kenya in the year 2013, core business to buy, process and market natural bee products for local and International export markets mainly Honey, Beeswax and other related commodities. Beecare Apiaries International limited are buyers and marketers of bee products with global market links.

Bee-care apiaries International limited is a Kenyan privately owned company established in the year 2013 and its located on the foots of Mount Kilimabogo, in Kiambu County, Thika East sub-county along Garissa road and covering bee keeping activities in Kerio Valley, Baringo Mwingi, Kitui and Makueni counties with keen focus on the Great rift and Tanzania sources.

Our business concept is to fully engage in apiculture industry and to capture local, regional and the international markets, by so doing Beecare is transforming the face of bee keeping in these key regions mostly in arid and semi-arid areas in rural areas changing bee keeping from hobby to viable commercial agri-business ventures within Kenya and other East African countries.

Bee care apiaries int. Ltd is a socially conscious company and fair trade Company empowering bee-keepers throughout East Africa, we have embraced a culture of giving back to the community and over time supported and involved in several community based programs such as environmental conservation, tree planting, community HIV awareness programs and supported orphaned children homes by providing food, clothing and school fees sponsorships

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To provide top quality services and products to our local, regional and international markets, we put our customer first while working into partnerships with other stakeholders. Our core values are focused on seven key pillars:

Quality: Quality is number one in all our processes, working together with all close stakeholders as a team to ensure our consumer gets nothing but the best they deserve.
Integrity: We as Beecare group endeavors to uphold high ethical standards, transparency and accountability through the entire value chain.
Fair Trade: At Beecare we believe every stakeholder in our value chain deserves equal opportunities to succeed, we give fair prices to all our suppliers especially bee keepers who strangle to make their end meet in extreme harsh environments.
Consumer Focus: We focus to give our consumer the best we can offer.
Team Work: In Beecare we believe success comes through a team working together to achieve our desires,
Professionalism: We strive to the highest professional standards through hiring and training the best staff of all times.
Nature: Respect nature and it will respect you, disobey nature and nature will disobey you ruthlessly.

Bee-care Apiaries international Ltd works to promote sustainable bee keeping in East Africa by way of uniting bee-keepers across the region who share common mission to develop bee keeping and foster new bee keeping techniques that impact positively to lives, environment and reduction of human activities that threatens the survival of bees.

Being passionate and focused on what we do is one of our core values in our business, it has taken us a great deal of time to make over 10 years of service to bee keepers , exactly what we enjoy most in our life and to be successful and help our business partners achieve their desired goals. Beecare is a socially conscious and responsible private company working to promote sustainable bee keeping in East Africa dedicated to fair-trade and sustainable community based bee keeping in Kenya in relation to achieving sustainable development goals (SDGs) and Kenyan vision 2030 by empowering bee-keepers through socially conscious buying of bee products.

Bee keeping has become an important component for today’s sustainable agriculture and integrated rural development programs especially in arid and semi – arid areas. Many farmers in Kenya do not produce sufficient food or earn sustainable income to adequately support their livelihoods throughout the year hence the need for alternative farming is essential to exploit under-utilized resources in order to diversify income and increase food security while securing environmental conservation and biodiversity.

Bee keeping plays an important role in sustainable livelihoods and rural economic development offering a comparative advantage to other forms of farming with no environmental consequences. Beecare Apiaries International limited is committed in promoting modern bee keeping in rural areas and providing skilled bee keeping across the region, we are buyers and marketers of all bee products with international market links of major buyers in EU and USA. All bee keepers working with us or bee keepers who opt to become members of Beecare Apiculture Development program (BADEP) enjoy mouthful benefits of Fair prices, cash on delivery, free skill development and link to local and global markets. Bee care also has developed commercial bee keeping in different part of Kenya to tap the underutilized resource and bridge the gap of low supply to its facilities to meet the demand for our customers.

Mission

Our mission is to offer total solutions to bee keepers across East and
Central Africa and a one stop shop for high quality bee products.

Vision

Our vision is to embrace safe and greener environment for people and bees.