The Drought for Honey Bees

  We are all familiar with the common needs for water, such as crop growth, fruit trees and cattle but we often forget about our buzzing friend, the honeybee! This year has been a dry one for honey makers and though beekeepers and honeybees have their own defined set of struggles, adding a drought to […]

Why that Jar of Honey will Bee Lasting You For Quite a While

  Did you know that there are very few foods that can remain perfectly preserved indefinitely?  Foods like salt, sugar and dried rice can all be used years upon years after first being purchased.  However, no one is really going to want to open up a container of any of these foods and just dig […]

Why Our Bees are Not Just For Making San Francisco Natural Raw Honey?

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We’re in the honey business, so we understand the importance of bees. For a lot of people they hate bees. They’d rather not have to deal with them at all and might be happy if they didn’t exist. The fact of the matter is bees play a huge role in our lives, even those who […]

Honeybees Play Large Role In Almond Pollination

  Almond pollination usually relies on wild bees and other species to pollinate and breed.  New studies show that honeybees are playing a larger role in the pollination process and have more of an effect on almond pollination when other bees are present. California’s total acreage for almond orchards now reaches 800,000, and each acre […]

Finding Out More About The Bees Who Make Our Honey

  Bees are essential to our business. We spend plenty of time taking care of the bees and using the honey they provide us to bring to you in our extraordinary products. Recently, a story was written about unlocking the genetic code of these insects. The article, which was published in BBC news Science and […]