London one of the
greenest capitals in the world is great for bees to go about their
business making honey.
Quality is excellent. London
honey has won prizes beating entries
from across the world!
Beehives in Kings Cross and South
London managed using natural methods.
No chemicals, antibiotics or sugar feeding for these bees!
box of combs is individually graded,
extracted, cold filtered and packaged, preserving seasonal variety,
taste and aroma.
Orlando Clarke was introduced to
beekeeping in 1998 by Henry Klobuch a Polish beekeeper. Henry
passed away the following year and Orlando inherited the hives.
At that time UK bees were under attack from a new pest, the varroa
mite, which killed 75% of the UK's honey bee population. Most
beekeepers in the UK used organo-phosphate chemicals to control this
new pest. Orlando decided to research non-chemical methods to
control the mites, including breeding from those bees which exhibited
Today he is one of the few
beekeepers to use no chemicals or artificial feeding in his hive
management regime, giving you
Pure London Honey.
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