A Hog Roast Testimonial…

‘Andre made a fantastic hog roast, the occasion was our engagement party with a hundred people attending. The cooking started in the morning and by early  evening our garden was filled with wonderful aromas. To accompany the meat, Andre made fantastic salads and dressings, also a delicious homemade chutney. Everyone loved it, even my teenage…

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Gold from the garden…

Our first proper honey harvest – we’ve been waiting for this for so long! We got 24 jars in total this time around – super happy…  Margaret is cutting the white capping off the super frames nicely does it…. Gold is on its way Into the spinner… Stacking up The best thing I’ve seen for…

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Making Sausages!

 I decided it was time to learn how to make sausages… With the help of Ben and Cheryl, Jane and I spent the day making some lovely pork, honey and harrisa home made sausages. Ben and Cheryl made some cracking lamb sausages full of Morrocan spices. Its good to get a better idea of how…

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How To Hive A Swarm

The main trick to hiveing a swarms is to get the queen. I try to find the queen. If you know you see her and can make sure she ends up in the box, brush off the stragglers and leave. If you’re not sure, then let them settle in.  It helps if the box smells…

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