• White House Inspires Beekeepers Across the U.S.

      When Michelle Obama gave her thumbs up to an organic garden at the White House, complete with two bee hives, amateur beekeepers around America took notice. “The inclusion of two beehives in the White House garden sends a very powerful message about the importance of bees to our food supply,” says Karen Wasmer of […]

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  • September is National Honey Month. Here are 5 Fascinating Facts About Honey.

    In honor of National Honey Month, here’s a helping of honey facts: 1. To produce two pounds of honey, bees travel a distance equal to four times around the Earth. 2. Honey is one of the few sweeteners that contains health-promoting vitamins and minerals. 3. The antioxidant pinocembrin is found only in honey. 4. Honey is an ancient […]

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