Category Archives: beekeeping

How To Sweeten Your Gift-Giving

Pair a jar of honey with any gift. Or take us up on the offer of honey paired with a poetry book. Continue reading

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Oh Honeybees, We Hardly Knew Ye

Beekeepers report 78% percent increase in bee loss over the winter. Continue reading

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The Queen’s Gift, Gone

What we found when checking the beehives after a long winter. Continue reading

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Leaving Our Bees In Peace

We’re not harvesting honey this year. Continue reading

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5 Steps You Can Take To Save Honeybees

94% of US corn crop is treated with bee-killing neonicotinoid pesticides Continue reading

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Good Price on Honey? It’s Fake.

If you buy your honey from the grocery store, big box store, or drug store what is in that bottle isn’t real honey. Continue reading

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Helping Honeybees

How to understand and help honeybees. Continue reading

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