Adopted Hives

Below are the companies and individuals who have recently committed to supporting Blackwater Honey Bees by adopting a hive.

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The Cinnamon Cottage was established on the site of the original Rochestown Café in 1994. The cafe was very popular with train travellers in the Edwardian era. Now, that disused rail line is a hugely-loved harbour-fronting walking route, linking Blackrock and the Marina to Monkstown — and walkers need sustenance.
Hanna’s Fermoy Café, Deli & Bistro located in the heart of Fermoy, Cork. Call in and enjoy a hot drink prepared by their talented Barista’s, accompanied with a slice of their enticing cakes (with a large range of Gluten free options). Hanna’s pride themselves on the quality of their drinks & food, and the uplifting atmosphere that the Bistro offers.
VRAI combine Virtual Reality and Artificial Intelligence to make simulation training more authentic, memorable and measurable. VRAI have adopted a ‘Triple Bottom Line’ meaning they focus on people and the planet, as well as profit. VRAI want to create shared value for their customers, their employees, their investors and their community.
The Honey Brothers – Warren AKA Bushy, Ryan and Philip Venter have a passion for working with bees. They live and keep bees in their hometown of Port Alfred and Port Elizabeth in South Africa. 
Interior design and home interiors – Blossom Tree aim to help you create your perfect space. They carry a wide range of popular home goods, furniture, gifts and home decor including Rathbornes, Foxford and La Bougie. Call in anytime for a chat and see if there is anything they can do to help and guide you.
The Heron Café is a family run Coffee Shop showcasing the best of local produce here in Fermoy. Serving Fermoy’s locally roasted specialty coffee by B&D with delicious home baking, sandwiches and soup. Come in and enjoy!
Bermingham’s Gift Gallery stock a beautiful range of gifts and Christmas decor in their shop in Fermoy. The brands they stock include Nicholas Mosse, Corona Jewellery, Newbridge Silverware, Tipperary Crystal, Orla Kiely, Genesis, Paul Maloney Pottery and many more.
Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with their customers, is driven to make healthcare better. They offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine to improve patient/ hospital outcomes.
Duntahane Veterinary Clinic provide a veterinary service that is well known for it’s excellence and compassion to the farming, equine and small animal communities in the surrounding area. The practice also strives to be at he leading edge of modern veterinary science.
The Culinary Celt – amplifying the voice of local food producers – born out of a love for food, nature, and a want to share knowledge and back to basic truths when it comes to food education in the commercialised area of food marketing.
Walsh’s Pharmacy pride themselves on providing excellent customer service and they are constantly striving to achieve faster, more efficient ways of serving the customer while maintaining a commitment to safety and stocking what customers want most.
Peter Dowdall – The Irish Gardener – presents on RTE and TV3 television and he is also the Garden Design and Gardening Columnist for the Irish Examiner newspaper Promoting Irish Gardens and gardening on tv, radio, newspaper and online. Keeping people informed on what’s happening in the world of gardening.
VMware streamlines the journey for organizations to become digital businesses that deliver better experiences to their customers and empower employees to do their best work. Their software spans App Modernization, Cloud, Networking & Security and Digital Workspace.
Campbell Machinery are experts in blast cleaning and offer finishing solutions for a vast range of surface finishing applications – standard hand cabinet, blast room, automatic cleaning, airless blasting or even protective equipment, Campbell Machinery has everything you need.
Jump Juice Bars are the leading smoothie and juice bar in Ireland. They are advocates of healthy eating and provide healthy choices for the active person on the go. They are actively using sustainable products and packaging.
Fiserv enables money movement for thousands of financial institutions and millions of people and businesses in a world that never powers down.
Complinet provides online connected risk and compliance solutions, delivering to client’s news and analysis, rulebooks and related reference material, the ability to track regulatory developments, and informative practical guidance notes. It operates in the securities and investments, banking, insurance, legal, and hedge fund industries.
Kepak is one of Ireland’s leading meat producers with 12 manufacturing plants in Ireland and the UK. Meat craft, trusted quality and excellent service are the pillars of our proud heritage. Sustainability and animal welfare keep us grounded in the presence of nature and our communities. Innovation and inspirational nutrition drive our business to develop and grow.
Grá the Coffee Bar – Local Independent Espresso bar in the heart of Naas, serving Specialty Coffee, Organic Teas & Fresh Pastries. Outdoor seating on their terrace & in their courtyard with Art Exhibition Space. Great selection of Coffee Retail bags & home brewing equipment available.