Who says permaculture says respect for nature and natural methods, then, for pollination, what does it take? Insects of course !
It is therefore quite logical that in the Brévedent, bees are pampered. The little workers in striped suits work hard, foraging from flower to flower and producing a good golden honey.
And this morning, the beekeeper in charge of harvesting it was Simon, 11 years old. And yes, not even scared (at all) bees, Simon !
Calm and serious at the same time, I watched him (from afar) put his beekeeper’s suit and prepare his equipment …