Weekender: Sweet success as Drax honey is produced for the first time
A Yorkshire honey firm has put the finishing touches to its latest products which have been made by more than half a million bees living on the site of the UK’s biggest power station.
Two dozen honey bee colonies were established on the 350-acre nature reserve which forms part of the Drax site near Selby in the summer. They have already produced enough honey to fill 350 jars, with more expected next year.
The latest nature project to take place on the Barlow Mound reserve, which forms part of the Drax Power Station site, saw... For the full story register now for free or login below...