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    Support the Campaign for a L.L. Langstroth Stamp

    Support the campaign for a L.L. Langstroth Stamp Join the campaign for a U.S. stamp honoring Rev. L.L. Langstroth, aka “The Father of American Beekeeping” and the inventor of the movable frame hive. 

Write a letter to the USPS Stamp Advisory Committee, which will be considering a Langstroth commemorative stamp at a meeting this January. Click […]

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    Where “Candy” Got its Name

    The Origin of the Word “Candy” In ancient times, so much honey was exported from Crete that the island’s Venetian name, Candia, became the word for all those sweets we now call “candy.”

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