Sweet deal for Kayamandi beekeeper

Loyiso Mbete runs a thriving beekeeping business with more than 300 beehives. Picture: Barbara Maregele

After purchasing the 80 hives from Timberlea Farm in 2009, Mbete approached the Department of Agriculture for assistance. With help from the Department, he attended a beekeeping course and graduated with a Diploma in Management from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology in 2013.