Category Archives: Honey Products

Is Honey Kosher?

Is Honey Kosher?

If you adhere to a kosher diet, you may be wondering whether or not you can eat the honey from Marshall’s Farm. After all, honey is an animal product derived from a non-kosher species, right? Well, sort of. Although honey is made by bees, it’s not technically an animal secretion. Bees make honey by sucking… Continue Reading

Scientists Discover Honey Can Help Heal Wounds

Scientists Discover Honey Can Help Heal Wounds

Honey has been used in homeopathic treatments for light wounds like burns, abrasions and pressure ulcers for generations, but until recently there wasn’t scientific evidence to support the healing properties of honey. Now, however, scientists have conducted a number of independent studies that have all concluded that honey can in fact serve as an effective… Continue Reading

Federal Agents Seize 60 Tons of Illegally Imported Honey

Federal Agents Seize 60 Tons of Illegally Imported Honey

When you hear about Homeland Security agents seizing illegal shipments at airports, the first things that probably come to mind are drugs, weapons, and maybe the occasional exotic pet. Last month in Chicago, however, federal agents confiscated 60 tons of something a little sweeter than they’re used to.     On April 28, authorities with… Continue Reading