A labrador in Australia is trained to sniff out American Foulbrood in beehives and is saving them according to a FaceBook post.
This recipe from the Honey Connoisseur cookbook was a big hit at my last dinner party; Easy and delicious!
HONEY STRUCK CHOCOLATE TRUFFLES
2 c almonds, cashews or walnuts
¾ c cocao powder
5 dried pitted dates
1 T coconut butter
¼ c buckwheat honey
1 T butter
2 T water
shredded unsweetened coconut
Grind nuts. Add cocao powder, dates, honey, coconut butter, salt and blend.
Add water to make moist but not wet. Hand-roll into cherry-size balls and roll in coconut. Store in the refrigerator to 1 hour before serving.
Besides our fantastic native Coastal Sage Scrub and Chaparral plant communities, San Diego supports abundant planting that provides quality nectar to the honey bee… (click 'read more' to the right)
Bees originally invited me into beekeeping when I was completely surrounded by a wonderful buzz while pruning a blooming palm tree. I've been with them ever since.