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The rare and delicious apple honey

apple honey aka apple blossom honey

Apple honey, more accurately apple blossom honey, is not a very common type of honey. It can be found in countries with the biggest apple production. China (where else?) produces approximately half of the total apple production, followed by the United States, Turkey and Poland. But do they also produce honey in those orchards? It seems that pollination is a key factor when it comes to apples. This is one place where the “Einstein’s 4 years of surviving without bees”… Read More

Canada protects its people from eating fake honey!

beehives

How can we know if we are eating real honey or simply a fake one? How do we know we are spending lots of money on a healthy product we want and don’t harm us even more? The truth is hard to know. We cannot buy a jar a honey, come home and start doing all the tests we heard about, to see if what we have is what is written on the label. We need help from authorities. Somebody… Read More

A visit to Bee Museum, an amazing place I found in Rhodes, Greece

the amazing bee museum I found in Greece

Greece has been recently hit by a strange set of storms, mostly in the central and northern parts. There has been a lot of damage, even dead people. But Greeks are special. They had to pass through a very difficult economic time and they did it successfully. How come they know what to do? Their land is not productive, they are not recognized technical geniuses with high technology (like Japan for example), don’t have factories or industrial plants. What they… Read More