Honey Is The Unmatched Medicine

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September 29, 2021

Honey Is The Unmatched Medicine

We can trace the usage of natural honey all the way to some 8000 years ago as Stone Age pictures depicted. Honey was commonly used by ancient Egyptians, Chinese, Greeks, Romans, and many other cultures as a method to cure illnesses or wounds. It can be seen as an antibacterial […]
September 22, 2021

Top 3 Mental Health Benefits of Beekeeping

You have probably had someone in your life, whether it was your mom, a friend, an expert, or someone on Facebook say to you, “being outside will help improve your mood,” well, we’re going to join them in saying that… Being outside will help improve your mood! As annoying as […]
September 15, 2021

Urban Beekeeping: The Ins, The Outs, The Benefits

Have you wanted to start beekeeping but live in an urban area and don’t know where to start? Are you scared you don’t have enough space or bees won’t find enough flowers near you? You may think that urban beekeeping is harder to achieve and not as realistic as beekeeping […]
September 9, 2021

Air Pollution- The Silent Killer

Remember a couple of weeks back we saw how rising global temperatures were causing harm to honey bees? Well, we have some bad news…air pollution is also hurting them.  We all know that air pollution exists and that it is caused by burning fossil fuels, waste in landfills, exhaust from […]
September 1, 2021

Seasonal BEEhavior Changes

If you have been keeping up with our “Honey Do List” Newsletter, you may have noticed that we mentioned bees tend to get ornerier around July and August. Why is that? Because of the heat.   Have you ever considered how the behavior patterns of bees change within each season? How […]