Ubusi Beekeeping (Pty.) Ltd. was established in 2012 as a commercial beekeeping company, with Jaco Wolfaardt as its owner and Managing Director. Jaco has been involved in all aspects of beekeeping in South Africa for the last 30 years, since he started beekeeping in 1992.
During his 10-year tenure as a Board Member of the South African National Bee Industry Organization, Jaco represented South Africa on several occasions at the General Assembly Meetings during the World Bee Congresses in Argentina, Ukraine, Canada, and Turkey. He also served as a committee member for the Western and Southern Cape Beekeeping Associations.
Jaco has a big passion for the start-up and structure of successful beekeeping farming operations. He was involved in developing beekeeping projects for the South Africa Department of Agriculture and other African countries as a committee member of the AU-iBAR for Beekeeping Development in Africa READ MORE