Cedar is an inventor, entrepreneur, and third-generation beekeeper. Born and raised in New South Wales, Australia, Cedar began beekeeping at the age of six.
After personally experiencing the frustrations and challenges of harvesting honey, Cedar decided there had to be a better way. He set out to create a system that would simplify harvesting for humans while simultaneously making the process gentler on bees. Cedar and his father Stuart spent a decade creating and testing prototypes. The final result is Flow Hive, which launched in 2015 and has now shipped more than 85,000 orders globally.
Cedar lives in New South Wales with his partner Kylie and their two children, where he continues to share his beekeeping expertise with others and expand Flow Hive’s product line.
Seven years ago, father and son set out to redesign the way honey is harvested from bee hives. There must be a way, they reasoned, to get the honey from the comb without disturbing the bees and then bottling the …