Southwest Honey explains bee swarms

Interview by WANE-TV, Sierra Tufts Honey bee “Swarm Season” is in full effect, but don’t worry. Southwest Honey Company has advice to mitigate swarms and help the bee population. If you spot a large clump of honey bees on a branch, in a tree, or other covered area, you have found a swarm. Honey bees swarm naturally Read more about Southwest Honey explains bee swarms[…]

A Toast To National Pollinator Week

Article from WBOI by Julia Meek National Pollinator Week begins this Monday, and here in Fort Wayne, Southwest Honey Co. is abuzz with plans for a honey of a celebration called “Bees & Brew.” This year’s affair will be hosted at the Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory, and will include the debut of a special honey beer, as well Read more about A Toast To National Pollinator Week[…]

Golf courses finding native wildflowers and grasses an environmentally friendly way to reduce maintenance costs

 Article from the News Sentinel, by Kevin Kilbane … Heartland Restoration worked with both local golf courses to provide the native plant seed mix they used to start their prairie areas. The plants include those with interesting names, such as Ohio spiderwort, rattlesnake master, foxglove beardtongue and ironweed. Heartland Restoration has noticed increasing interest in planting Read more about Golf courses finding native wildflowers and grasses an environmentally friendly way to reduce maintenance costs[…]

SOUTHWEST HONEY COMPANY TALKS ABOUT WHAT TO DO IF YOU SEE A BEE SWARM

Article and story from Fox News (WFFT), by Abby Jackson … Ryan said many people will call an exterminator to kill the bees, but calling Southwest Honey Company will save trouble and the bees. “Most of the exterminator companies around Fort Wayne, if they arrive on the scene where there is a honey bee swarm, they Read more about SOUTHWEST HONEY COMPANY TALKS ABOUT WHAT TO DO IF YOU SEE A BEE SWARM[…]

Southwest Honey’s Bees & Brew event aims to be ‘sweet’ experience at Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory in downtown Fort Wayne

Article from the News Sentinel Celebrate bees, butterflies and other pollinators and enjoy honey wine or beer and more at the Bees & Brew event at 6:30 p.m. June 22 at Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory, 1100 S. Calhoun St. You must be age 21 or older to attend. The event, which takes place during National Pollinator Read more about Southwest Honey’s Bees & Brew event aims to be ‘sweet’ experience at Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory in downtown Fort Wayne[…]

My Home Town: Southwest Honey Co.

Article and video by WANE TV, Sara Schaefer- My Home Town FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A lot of our food consumption starts from pollination from honey bees. Experts predict if their decline continues at the rate it’s going now, honey bees could be extinct by 2035. This is a global trend. The people at Southwest Read more about My Home Town: Southwest Honey Co.[…]

The Waynedale News- Adopt A Hive

Article from the Waynedale News Southwest Honey Co. has been working hard over the past couple of years to generate awareness within our community of the difficulties that honey bees are facing on a daily basis. Many have shown support by purchasing honey or perhaps attended an educational event “Explore the Honey Bee” for kids Read more about The Waynedale News- Adopt A Hive[…]

Grilled Potato Salad with Honey Chipotle Vinaigrette: Wednesday’s BUZZworthy Recipe

Ingredients Salad 1 lb – baby potatoes, cut in half 2 – ears corn, husk removed 2 tablespoons – olive oil, divided 1 – jalapeno, seeds removed and minced 1/2 cup – red pepper, diced 3 tablespoons – red onion, finely diced 3 tablespoons – cilantro, finely chopped 2 – scallions, thinly sliced salt and Read more about Grilled Potato Salad with Honey Chipotle Vinaigrette: Wednesday’s BUZZworthy Recipe[…]

Buzzy Bruschetta: Wednesday’s BUZZworthy recipe

Ingredients 2 cups – fresh blackberries 3 tablespoons – honey 3/4 teaspoon – black pepper, freshly ground, divided 2 cups – ricotta, store-bought 1 tablespoon – lemon zest, grated fine on a micro plane 1 tablespoon – chives, fresh, minced 2 teaspoons – rosemary, minced 1 teaspoon – kosher salt 1 round – sourdough bread Read more about Buzzy Bruschetta: Wednesday’s BUZZworthy recipe[…]

World’s Best Honey Garlic Pork Chops: Wednesday’s BUZZworthy Recipe

Ingredients ½ cup ketchup 2 2/3 tablespoons of honey 2 tablespoons low-sodium soy sauce 2 cloves garlic crushed 6 (4 ounce) (1-inch thick) pork chops Directions Preheat grill for medium heat and lightly oil the grate. Whisk ketchup, honey, soy sauce, and garlic together in a bowl to make a glaze. Sear the pork chops Read more about World’s Best Honey Garlic Pork Chops: Wednesday’s BUZZworthy Recipe[…]