It may be widely known as the “killer bee,” but to some of South Africa’s poor, the African bee is proving to be an economic life-saver. Domestic sales and exports of an alcoholic beverage made from honey produced by the bees could become a successful business for some communities. Al Jazeera’s Haru Mutasa reports on an innovation coud raise many from South Africa’s poorest province out of poverty. Video Rating: 4 / 5
This is part 5 of a continuation of our series on getting started with bees. We’ll show how the hives we started are doing one month later. You learn the basics of doing a hive inspection and what to expect at this stage.