John Moodie has over 48 years of active beekeeping experience and has run numerous beekeeping courses at Honeywood in conjunction with Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in George. He manages 1000+ beehives as well as running beef cattle and a guest farm. He is the past Chairman of the South African Bee Industry Organization (SABIO) Natal, Southern Cape and Western Province Beekeepers Associations. John is also the current and long standing chair of the Grootvadersbosch Conservancy. There is no one better to bring the wonder of bees to life on a picturesque farm in the Langeberg Mountains. His talk will include a tour of the farm and the process to extract honey as well as tasting some of the best and purest honey in the country.