World Bee Day, May 20th 2022

Updated: Jul 6

Every year we celebrate World Bee Day on May 20th, this is the birth date of Anton Janša (1734 - 1773) who was a Slovenian Beekeeper and was the pioneer of modern beekeeping as well as one of the greatest authorities on bees.

In May, it is Autumn in the southern hemisphere and this is when hive products are harvested and the season of honey and honey based products starts and in the northern hemisphere, bees are developing profusely at this time.