Environmental Bee Project is two years old, started with donations received from a fundraiser. Bought basic equipment, joined Northerns Bee Keeping Association, Registered with Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries as a bee keeper. Project was visited by Lions Immediate Past International President Naresh Aggarwal during his visit to South Africa. Object of the project is to increase bee population in our community and South Africa.
Bee project update – About twenty colonies in two locations, summer is around the corner, bees are very active. Next activities include more hive maintenance and adding supers to more bee hives.
Pretoria South Lions Club donated and planted 100 trees at Pretoria Boeremark in celebrating arbor month.