By Paz Kahanov, Researcher at Beewise

Although considered to be the main product of bees, Honey isn’t as valuable for beekeepers as pollination services from an economic aspect, but that being said, honeybees must be acknowledged for their honey production and its contribution to the planet. …

A Guest Blog Post by our own Rachel Sofaer

Pollinators are possibly the most important factor to our food production system. They allow humans to grow and consume a variety of foods. Within this group of pollinators, bees contribute to approximately 1/3 of every bite of food we eat. …

Being a data-driven air-breather, I always like to go to my safe place: numbers. I think this year more than others, the numbers can tell the paradoxical, chaotic, crazy, horrific, and wonderful year we had at Beewise.

Startup number 6 for me…you’d think I’ve seen it all. But if I had to summarize 2020 in one word, it would be: humbling. Here’s to a crazier 2021.

Stay healthy,
Saar

So this just came hot off the virtual press: Beewise is now an official H2020 company (we just got our grant agreement counter-signed by the EU). Being a numbers guy, I’ll try and paint a balanced and accurate picture.

The Good

The H2020 EIC grant is…grand. It is non-dilutive capital that is…

Author: Gila Orkin, our Guest Blogger

At the Oscars last week, Honeyland made history by being the first film to be nominated for both the documentary and the international feature-length categories. …

Strategic tools

We all use tools to do our day to day job. I use the Medium platform to post this post, and you’re using a device to read it. Tools are invented, morphed, and constantly optimized to make a given task more convenient, efficient and cost-effective. Tools are contextual, obviously; every…

We all remember our…graduations. We just had another one: MassChallenge. For those of you who are not familiar, MassChallenge is between an accelerator and an incubator. They take you on a discovery journey to help you discover….you. The format of the program is competitive, so there are winners at the…

Impact is…tricky

Being an impact company is no easy task nowadays. As the saying goes about what the road to hell is paved with, an impact firm has to be very clear and intentional about what kind of impact it is making on our pale blue dot.

By way of…

When it comes to honeybees, everybody has an opinion (if not two). Everybody thinks differently. Everybody has a perspective. But the one common thing that we all agree on, is that honeybees are in trouble. Serious trouble. And they’re not going down alone; they’re taking us with them Samson-style.

There…

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To Bee or Not To Be

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