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

Beewax

Beecare is a leading collector and marketer in the field of natural waxes for industrial and commercial use. Our wax is sourced from Africa especially east and central Africa tropical zones with no chemical applications neither in bee keeping nor other forms of farming.

Our markets are multinational companies who are well known in processing of beeswax in the world, we have strong foundations in Africa which our clients can rely upon to reach results. The quality of our products and technical support services contribute to the success of our company and its recognition in the market arena. Knowledge of raw materials and the monitoring of our supply chain both upstream and downstream give us a unique proposition to our competitors.

Beecare apiaries international limited offers quality bee products sourced from various small scale bee keepers across East Africa by providing sustainable markets, fair prices and contributing significantly to poverty eradication. We also offer bees for pollination to large commercial or estate farmers helping the farmer to increase their yields through honey bee pollination.

Our products meets the international standards and are exported to various destinations across the globe especially our refined natural beeswax, we also offer bee keepers crude beeswax which is acceptable in the American market.

We have also been on the frontline to educate and train our bee keepers to develop their skills on apiary siting and management to ensure that all our suppliers give us only the best hive products in terms of quality as well as reducing human activities that threaten the survival of bees.