4 Reasons You Should Get to Know Your Local Beekeeper

Learn about organic beekeeping and how it boosts your health. September is National Honey Month, which means that there’s more of an excuse than ever to find something to spread it on. But to fully appreciate honey, it helps to know about all that honey and honeybees contribute to your daily diet.

Honeybees are responsible […]

Mysterious Honey Kills All Bacteria Scientists Throw At It

Australian researchers have been astonished to discover a cure-all right under their noses — a honey sold in health food shops as a natural medicine.

Far from being an obscure health food with dubious healing qualities, new research has shown the honey kills every type of bacteria scientists have thrown at it, including the antibiotic-resistant […]

12 Best Management Practices for Maintaining Honey Bee Colonies

The following list comes courtesy of the Virginia Department of Agriculture and provides a great overview of the apiary practices and precautions that should be employed by all beekeepers, novice and seasoned expert alike. Recommended practices for maintaining honey bees includes:

1. Comply with all homeowner association, local. state. and federal ordinances, regulations. and laws […]