The Hero Group launched the bee careful initiative in an effort to better understand and address the bee colony collapse disorder problem. Because we as a worldwide operating food producer, we see ourselves commited to raising awareness. On this website, you can see how we’re getting active in our present markets.
A staggering half of the 600 species of wild bees in Switzerland are endangered, a concerning fact when one considers that up to two-thirds of pollination is carried out by these and other insects. Nowadays wild bees lack nutrition and possibilities for nesting. But Hero Switzerland is about to do something against this trend. Read Post
Hero Turkey has recently launched a research project with Niğde Gümüşler fruit farmers in cooperation of the Niğde University, MoA, and the Bee Keepers Association. The results will be shared with fruit farmers to create awareness on bee’s pollination effects and improve bee treatment in their gardens. Read Post
Schwartauer Werke, a subsidiary of the Hero group, has highly supported the governance of Bad Schwartau to make its town "the most bee friendly community". For this, concrete measures to make public spaces, private gardens, and local schools more bee friendly are planned. Read Post