Switzerland 2012. Ticino. Beekeeper, honey and organic farming. (29 images)

View: 100 | All
Switzerland. Canton Ticino. Alberto Bianchi is a beekeeper and an organic farmer (with the label Bio Suisse). He stands in the woods (Robinia pseudoacacia). Beekeeping (or apiculture) is the maintenance of honey bee colonies, commonly in hives, by humans. A beekeeper (or apiarist) keeps bees in order to collect honey and other products of the hive (including beeswax, propolis, pollen, and royal jelly). Robinia pseudoacacia, commonly known as the Black Locust, is a tree in the subfamily...
more »
View: 100 | All