Since a few years, in addition to the " boshuis’ Natuurpunt in the vicinity of the Veldekenswegen between Members and Erondegem different hives. “After we have a little place in our home to the cabinets to keep, we were looking for a perfect location for our bees. That we found in the middle of nature, where no one will suffer from it”, says Peter. All that time there was no problem. Up to this week.
Vandals kieperden there are six hives to. “Those were upside down to lie which they filled up with water. The bees who, in spite of the winter still strong enough to cold to survive are therefore all drowned. I still can't believe it,” tells an emotional and especially angry beekeeper, Peter.global Warming
“We are really devastated. Something experience hurts”, says the. Peter does not understand how someone just in a period of enormous awareness around global warming can do something. “Bees are highly important and their survival is coming under increasing pressure. People realise too little that without bees, no pollination, no food. Bees are the core of virtually all life.”