NYOC – A play-on word derived from the isiZulu or isiXhosa word for Bees i.e. ‘Izinyosi’.
NYOC Organics was established in 2017 when like-minded nature enthusiasts Mulalo Tshikalange and Thembalezwe Mntambo decided to join hands and explore beekeeping.
NYOC has grown organically as a self-funded small business since inception, acquiring sites to keep bees in Limpopo, North West and across Gauteng. The majority of NYOC’s hives are placed in residential suburban backyards in Johannesburg.
NYOC is a registered beekeeping entity with DAFF (Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries: GP254 and GP351.
NYOC is a member of SBA Southerns Beekeeping Association.