Discover the heartwarming tale of a heart-shaped beehive, proudly originating from South Africa. Beekeeper Brian Fanner’s sweet gesture for his wife led to a viral sensation, but credit got lost along the way. Thanks to the diligent efforts of folklorist Steve Byrne, the truth emerged in 2020. Brian’s creative beekeeping process and dedication to his wife sparked a buzz online, though inaccuracies persisted. Learn the real story behind this charming beehive and the significance of its origin. As interest in homesteading and beekeeping surges, let’s give credit where it’s truly deserved, even after a decade.
Photo Credit: Brian Fanner