Bee Keeping in Union Island

The Local Bee Keepers Association has embarked on a project geared towards the growth and sustainability of the Bee Keeping Industry in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.

The Ministry of Agriculture is providing Technical Support to the project which is now being carried out in Union Island.

The project entitled “Innovative and Sustainable Agriculture in Union Island” is being funded by Australian Direct Aid Program.

Bee Keeping Extension Officer in the Ministry of Agriculture, Allan Williams says they are trying to create the enabling environment so the Honey Bee Industry can flourish

Mr. Williams said he is hoping that the residents would welcome the introduction of Bees in Union Island.