BeeWisdom book published in French

BeeWisdom book published in French

After two years of labour, my baby came out…! Published by Le Souffle d’Or, as part of the Findhorn collection, released in bookstores on the 13th October. The English version is already translated and is now searching for its publisher. Some more months of patience are needed… RÉSUMÉ Petite fée pollinisatrice à six pattes, humble et discrète, sa ferveur fascine et sa sagesse intrigue. Son chant mystérieux déclenche en l’être

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Video COB-CORTIÇO

Video COB-CORTIÇO

Our last bee-friendly hive is born: we have called it the ‘CobCortiço’. Made of cork, cob and wood, this hive with thick, breathable walls should strongly support the swarm to build up a strong and powerful core. We added a ‘symbiotic floor’, an extra box below the hive body, where a symbiotic relationship can be established between the bees and micro-organisms. The size of the box is wider than the

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Video BACK IN TREES – Creating tree cavities for honey bees

Video BACK IN TREES – Creating tree cavities for honey bees

April 2020, Alentejo, Portugal. The first part of the video describes our experiment to make a hollow olive tree suitable for bees to live in.The holes of the tree are filled with several layers of cob.The recipe of the cob mixtures will be explained in another video coming very soon.The second part of the video shows our mistakes and eventual success in bringing a swarm inside the tree cavity…

Collective Bee Meditation for the Solstice

Collective Bee Meditation for the Solstice

Dear Bee lovers,The day of winter solstice is a privileged moment of the year to connect to the world from within.Wherever you are on that day, I invite you to join a synchronised collective meditation on the 21st December 2018 at 19h UTC (19h in Portugal, 20h in France, Switzerland and Germany).For those living in the Southern Hemisphere, join us for your summer solstice… 🙂 Before the meditation starts, you

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Video HIVE TOOL FORGING

Video HIVE TOOL FORGING

During our BeeShip in Alentejo (Portugal) this autumn, we forged our own hive tools.We observed that the bees often react aggressively to the energy of conventional hive tools, made out of steel. Copper-based tools, forged with love, are much more bee-friendly. This video shows how we made them, under supervision of Gabriella, our ‘forge mistress’.Gabriella offers regular workshops to forge your own singing bowls, all over Europe. It is a

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