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Marshall's Farm Natural Honey
159 Lombard Rd
American Canyon, CA 94503
1-800-624-4637
honey@marshallshoney.com



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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:00:02 PST
Such a sweet and inspiring story


Meet Honey Bee, the blind rescue cat that loves to hike
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Dogs aren't the only pets that like to hike. Meet this amazing, trailblazing kitty!

Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:10:01 PST
Lemon Honey Tea recipe
3 or 4 Lemons (https://www.grubmarket.com/viewitem/1927)
1 jar of Honey (8 oz) (https://www.grubmarket.com/viewitem/1030 or here http://www.marshallshoney.com/p-128-honey-8-oz-glass-gift-jar-big-valley-wildflower.aspx)
1 pinch of salt
1 clean glass jar



Wed, 10 Dec 2014 20:06:00 PST
How does the idea of honey-and-butter flavored salty potato chips grab you?


Honey-Flavored Potato Chips Have Koreans Buzzing
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How does the idea of honey-and-butter flavored salty potato chips grab you? If you’re Korean, there’s a good chance you’re interested. Sales of “Honey Butter Chip” from Haetae, South Korea’s second biggest confectionery firm, have gone through the roof since the product was released in August.




There is so much to put on this page some day we'll get around to it.
Meanwhile...let's beegin at the hives.

Marshall's Farm Honey 
   

 

Beekeeping basics

BEE TRIVIA

How do bees make different varieties of honey?

The Beekeeper moves the bees from location to location where different flowers are blooming at different times of the year.

What percentage of our food is dependent on bees for pollinations?

One Third

How long does a honeybee live in the summertime?

45 Days

How do bees make different varieties of honey?

The Beekeeper moves the bees from location to location where different flowers are blooming at different times of the year.

What percentage of our food is dependent on bees for pollinations?

About 45 days. In the winter the bees live longer because the days are shorter and the bees are not flying as much.  They spend rainy, windy and cold days inside the hive.

How many bees live in a colony in the summertime?

30,000 - 50,000

Why do bees make honey?

It is their food.  Bees eat Honey and Pollen.

What determines the color and taste of honey?

The nectar gathered by the bees. Different flowers have different tasting and different colored nectars.

How many times per minute does a bee flap its wings?

11,000 times

How many times per second does a bee flap its wings?

183 times

How many wings does a honeybee have?

Four

How fast does a honeybee fly?

Fifteen miles per hour

How far must a colony of honeybees fly to make one pound of Honey?

55,000 miles

How many flowers must a Honeybee visit to make one pound of Honey?

2,000,000

How far from the hive will a Honeybee fly?

A 2 1/2 mile radius.

 

Our Beekeeper