Over the years we have managed to train over 3,000 beekeepers in Uganda alone cutting across the whole spectrum and enriching us with local content as regards to beekeeping. We have also extended our highly experienced technical skills to the region in South Sudan, D.R. Congo, Rwanda & Botswana. Our hands on approach, innovations and business modal separates us from the rest of the park moving ahead to be a guaranteed linkage as far as market is concerned.
We have worked with a couple of Organizations where we have taken on projects from start to finish creating sustainability & real impact especially with smallholder beekeepers by building and strengthening strong honey value chains in remote areas in Uganda. We have also help set-up Honey plants especially out of Uganda for up coming small businesses and trained the on how to us e and manage this equipment.
We are among the pioneers that make standard quality bee hives from well seasoned timbers giving attention to precision & detail to bring you a meticulous hive be it Top bar or Langstroth/Frame hive.
SilverBack Bee suit is our brand inspired by our conservation efforts through beekeeping of the endangered Mt. Gorilla in Bwindi where we are working with a couple of smallholder beekeepers. Hive tools, Bee brushes are all locally made to suite our local needs
We are the pioneers in this area for over 9 years and have established partners in Europe who produce quality food grade honey equipment. We have been able to supply Governments, NGOs, Private Companies & Individuals both local and regional.
Our brand “Bee Mine Honey” is a polite proposal aimed at luring you to discover the taste & feeling nature has to offer in its natural honest form.Our range of honey products varies in taste, color & flavor determined by Uganda’s pristine natural vegetation cover. Our honey is packaged in 300 g, 500 g & 1.5 kg and can take on larger quantities upon prior arrangement with customer.
Our propolis tincture is a highly medicinal tincture processed with food grade ethanol. Propolis is a resinous substance collected by honeybees from the buds and bark of trees and shrubs as part of the immune system, healing wounds and protecting against the damaging effects of radiation. The bees add salivary enzymes, wax & pollen, this mixture is used to protect the colony from disease and infection due to its high antimicrobial action also referred to as “defender of city” from Greek origin meaning, pro (before) & polis (the city). Propolis is used to varnish cells in the honeycomb before the Queen lays her eggs, thus ensuring a sterile environment for the development of the young larvae as they grow.
Health Benefits - Propolis is also a chelator and able to remove heavy metals from the body. Reduces/ prevents occurences of cancer, alzheimer's disease, arthritis, asthma, blood sugar, bone healing, breast cancer, blood pressure, diabetes, ear infections, cholesterol, hair loss among others.
We are specialists pure bees Wax Company using both semi-processed and honeycomb harvested from top bar & traditional hives and this is the primary reason we encourage these production techniques. Our bees wax is made in blocks of 5kgs and exported out of Uganda with a minimal amount used in making ornamental candles, wax foundation & cosmetics. Beeswax is a natural wax produced by honey bees . The wax is formed into "scales" by eight wax-producing glands in the abdominal segments of worker bees, who discard it in or at the hive. The hive workers collect and use it to form cells for honey-storage and larval and pupal protection within the beehive.
Natural Bees wax lip balm smooth and silky, softened with natural oils of coconut, castor & Shea butter, absorbs & protects with soothing benefit of bees wax. Comes in 2 flavours, the invigorating MINT & Straw berry