Welcome :- To access all areas of our website please click on the menu bar at the top of the page. We hope you find the sections on our website helpful or at least thought provoking and expand your knowledge and perspective on keeping European Honeybees in an Australian environment. Australian Beekeeping Industry Standards exist to not only encourage you in your beekeeping practice but to also protect European Honeybees as a resource vital for pollination and subsequently our food security into the future. Regardless of whichever part of the world you call home we wish you well on your beekeeping journey.- Marty & Lorraine
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'GILBERT BEEKEEPING' ~ 'LAURA GARDENS BEES'
SOUTH AUSTRALIAN ~ Honey / Beeswax / Commercial Pollination Services/ Commercial Beekeeping Mentoring
Martin & Lorraine Gilbert operate "Gilbert Beekeeping " and " Laura Gardens Bees " South Australia.
As migratory beekeepers we travel SA with our bees providing pollination services and allow our bees to forage on nectar sources to produce premium SA honey.
The facets of our commercial business include:-
• Commercial Pollination - SA wide
• Bulk Honey - domestic & commercial
• Bees Wax - domestic & commercial
Honey & Bees Wax - contact Lorraine 0417824739 .
We support beekeeping in South Australia through:-
- Promotion of S.A. regulations and requirements for beekeeping and Australian National Standards for beekeeping and food production.
Mentoring of young commercial beekeepers entering the industry.
Advocating effective biosecurity practices
Encouraging innovative beekeeping practices, management and skills.
Production of South Australian Artisan honey
Community advocacy and the right for persons paying for beekeeping education/ mentoring in SA to be assured the educator is able to demonstrate a level of competency equivalent to the national minimum education standard of AHC32016 - 12 core units. ref education section