Nicola Valley BC local beekeepers are very passionate and work hard to nurture all their bees. When you buy locally-made honey, beeswax, honey salve and other products helps your environment. We breathe the same air as the bees do. When you taste honey made in your area, you are literally tasting your own flowers.
Nicola Valley BC Honey may-bee the sweetest experience. Our local Apiaries produce some of the best honey in BC. Why is this? The Nicola Valley with the combination of climate, abundance of flowers, soil and water resources makes it ideal for honey bees. Moreover, Merritt's apiaries do not spray or use harmful chemicals on flowers or vegetation
Interesting fact is that bees will die after stinging you, but it's in their DNA to protect their hive at all costs. Think before you swat a bee, evidence shows that they feel pain. It takes twelve Nicola Valley bees to make one teaspoon of honey. Bee-aware that without these pollinators, the availability and diversity of fresh produce would decline substantially, and human nutrition would likely suffer.