Privacy Policy

We recognise that your privacy is important, and take privacy seriously. This document outlines the Privacy Policy. It details the types of personal information we may receive and collect when you use, as well as some of the steps we take to safeguard information, to help you make an informed decision about whether you wish to share personal information with us.

Personally Identifiable Information – What Is It?

“Personally Identifiable Information” refers to any information that can be used to identify, locate or contact an individual, including (but not limited to) address, telephone number, email details, fax number, credit card information, social security number, financial data. It does NOT include information collected anonymously (that is, information which does not specifically identify the individual).

Personally Identifiable Information – How May We Collect It? collects personally identifiable information from the visitors to our website only on a voluntary basis. Personal information collected on a voluntary basis may include some or all of these items of data: name, postal address, email address, company name, website address, fax and telephone number.

This information may be collected if you request information from us, use the ‘Contact’ form, participate in a contest, complete an online form to add content or comment to the site, sign up to join an email list, or request some other service or information from us. The information collected is internally reviewed, and may then be used for one or more of the following:

  • to respond to queries or requests for advice or information, or contact you in relation to earlier queries with matters which may be of interest;
  • to improve the content of our website;
  • to notify you of updates (should you voluntarily sign up to receive them).

Once information is reviewed, it is discarded or stored in our files. If we make material changes in the collection of personally identifiable information, we will inform you by placing a notice on our site. Personal information received from any visitor will be used only for internal purposes and will not be sold or provided to third parties.

Cookies and Web Beacons

We may use cookies to help you personalize your online experience. Cookies are identifiers that are transferred to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize the sites pages, or register with any of our site's services, a cookie enables to recall your specific information on subsequent visits.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying your Web browser; however, if you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the site.

Third party advertisers may use cookies and web beacons in the course of ads being served on our web site to ascertain how many times you've seen an advertisement (such as – but not exclusively - via Google Adsense). Google uses the DART cookie, which enables it to serve ads to our users based on their visits to this site and other sites on the Web. You may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy. does not pass on any personally identifiable information to any third party advertisers.

Browsers can be set to accept or reject cookies or notify you when a cookie is being sent. Privacy software can be used to override web beacons. Taking either of these actions shouldn't cause a problem with our site.

Children's Online Privacy Protection Act

This website has been designed to appeal to a broad range of visitors of differing ages, including families and school children seeking information about bees. This website is operated in compliance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act. For further information, see will not knowingly collect, store or use personal information from anyone under 13 years of age, in any manner which violates the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act.

What If Is Sold?

If is sold, any personally identifiable information you may have supplied to us on a voluntary basis, through any form of participation in our site, may, if deemed appropriate, be transferred to the new owner as a part of the sale. The aim of any transfer of information would be to ensure continuity of any service or subscription being provided to you, if applicable. In the event that this should happen, you will receive reasonable notice through our website of such a change of ownership, and you will have the option to opt-out of any service or subscription with us.

How You Can Update Or Remove Personally Identifiable

If you have submitted personally identifiable information to us through, and would like such information to be deleted from our records or updated, please use our Contact page to notify us.

Informing You About Updates reserves the right to make changes in this policy. If there is a material change in our privacy practices, we will indicate on our site that our privacy practices have changed and provide a link to the new privacy policy. We encourage you to periodically review this policy so that you will know what information we collect and how we use it.

Your Agreement With These Terms

If you do not agree to's Privacy Policy as posted here on this website, please do not use this site, submit information via contact or comment forms, nor use any other services which may be offered at any time by this site.

Your use of this site indicates acceptance of this privacy policy.

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