Bee Here Now: Easy and fun ways to show pollinators some love

Article from FortWayne.com by Nancy Crowe (Published in June 2017) We may not want bees at our picnics, but we won’t have very good picnics without them. By simply going about the business of feeding themselves and their young, bees carry pollen from flower to flower, enabling the cycle of plant life and the productionof Read more about Bee Here Now: Easy and fun ways to show pollinators some love[…]

Bee Nutty Choco-Chips Cookies: Wednesday’s BUZZworthy Recipe

Ingredients ½ cup Honey ½ cup Peanut butter ½ cup Butter or margarine ¼ cup Packed brown sugar 1 Egg 1 ½ Teaspoon vanilla 2 cups Flour ½ teaspoon Baking soda ½ teaspoon Salt 6 oz. Chocolate morsels ½ cup Roasted peanuts, coarsely chopped Directions Combine honey, peanut butter, butter and brown sugar in a Read more about Bee Nutty Choco-Chips Cookies: Wednesday’s BUZZworthy Recipe[…]

Bee Berry Sorbet- Thursday’s BUZZworthy Recipe

  Ingredients 1 package (16 oz.) frozen raspberries 1/4 cup Honey 1/4 cup Fresh lime juice, including pulp 1/2 teaspoon Grated lime peel 1 cup Water Directions Makes 6 servings Puree raspberries in blender or food processor. Strain through fine strainer using spoon to press puree through strainer into medium bowl. Add remaining ingredients; mix Read more about Bee Berry Sorbet- Thursday’s BUZZworthy Recipe[…]

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Fort Wayne Honey Company Plans To Launch Fun, Bee-Oriented Learning Programs: News Sentinel

Article from the News Sentinel by Kevin Kilbane (Published February 18, 2016) Bees huddle together in their hives to stay warm during the winter. But things have been buzzing recently at Southwest Honey as the start-up business prepares to launch a hands-on “adventure learning” program this summer for the public. The programs, which will be Read more about Fort Wayne Honey Company Plans To Launch Fun, Bee-Oriented Learning Programs: News Sentinel[…]

Winterization Of Honey Bees

Have you ever been curious about where bees go in the winter? Why do we never see bees flying during the winter season? All insects have different ways of handling the cold of winter. Some hibernate, some die, and some stay right where they are. On January 10, 2016 we went to the hives with Read more about Winterization Of Honey Bees[…]

Honey Bee Cookies: Thursday’s BUZZworthy Recipe

HONEY BEE COOKIES   Ingredients 1/2 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup honey 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 
1 egg 1/2 tsp salt 
1/2 tsp baking soda 
1/2 tsp ground cinnamon 1 1/2 cup all purpose flour   Directions

 Heat the oven to 375°F. Beat butter, brown sugar, honey and egg in a medium bowl on Read more about Honey Bee Cookies: Thursday’s BUZZworthy Recipe[…]