BeeGuards meets 30.000 beekeepers

A nice article in the Austrian beekeeper magazine “Bienen Aktuell” reached out to 30.000 beekeepers. The association currently represents approximately 30,000 members who collectively manage over 400,000 bee colonies. On average, an Austrian beekeeper owns 16 bee colonies. All giving an average annual honey production in Austria is around 5,000 tons.