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What is Honeycomb?

What is Honeycomb?

What is honeycomb? Honeycomb is a cluster of repeating hexagonal beeswax cells that fill the interior of a  honey bee beehive. While adequate, this definition raises more questions than it actual
​My Two Bee Dads

​My Two Bee Dads

Fatherhood can be complicated. Fatherhood in the beehive can be more complicated.We know that the beehive is a matriarchal society. When it comes to the honeybee, girls rule the world. Drones, the mal
​Mid-Day in the Garden of Bees and Honey

​Mid-Day in the Garden of Bees and Honey

You’ve seen honeybees buzzing around the flowers in your yard. You may have even been lucky enough to happen upon a wild hive up in a tree while out hiking with your family. Maybe someone do
Easy Beesy Ways to Use Bee Pollen

Easy Beesy Ways to Use Bee Pollen

We recently made Bee Pollen available for purchase online. YAY! We saw that "pollen" was one of the top search terms on our website, which said to us that many of you were looking for information
​Why the Bee's Knees Are So Special

​Why the Bee's Knees Are So Special

In the late 1700s, the expression "the bee's knees," was used to describe something very small and insignificant. The connotation changed somewhere around the 1920s to mean outstanding or the height o
For the Love of Pollinators

For the Love of Pollinators

It's no secret there is a concern with pollinator populations.  Whether your focus is environmental, personal, or financial, we should all bee working towards a solution.Ted refers to h
5 Things Drones and Dads Have in Common

5 Things Drones and Dads Have in Common

Father’s Day is on the way! Just as much as we need Dad in our lives, Hives wouldn’t be complete without Drones. Being the only men in the Hive can be hectic at times but Drones are just
The Bee Garden Tour at Savannah Bee

The Bee Garden Tour at Savannah Bee

This interactive and educational Bee Garden Tour is so much fun– your group will buzz with excitement. We start the tour indoors with a bee lesson at our Education Hive.  The Education
Long Live the Queen – All Thanks to Royal Jelly

Long Live the Queen – All Thanks to Royal Jelly

Newborn QueenThe Queen Bee is a symbol of maternity and strength. She is the mother of the hive, she is a warrior from birth.  When a hive requires a new leader, worker bees create several poten