What you need to know about the new queen bee in the hive

There’s a lot of buzz about the next big honey bee.The hive queen is a super-sized honey bee, with an incredible ability to create new queens in a matter of hours, a new study has found.And, as a result, she’s become one of the most feared creatures on the planet.We’re seeing honey bee deaths every year, and this is just […]

Honey is back, and it’s a honey bee food

The bees are coming back, which means you’re going to want to get the best food for your honey bee family, says Dr Chris Williams, chief veterinary officer of the Bee Protection Society.“We need to make sure we have adequate food for our bee colonies,” he says.“They’re just really vital for their health.”Honey is a rich source of protein, fibre […]

How to create a honey whiskey from scratch

Honey whiskey is a popular drink for those who enjoy their cocktails with honey.The cocktail is made with honey, but you can make it with other ingredients as well, such as maple syrup, sugar, orange juice and a bit of vanilla extract.You can make a sweet honey whiskey with a simple syrup, a vanilla extract and honey from your own […]

How to find the perfect honey honey, according to a book

Honey is one of the oldest and most widely consumed foods in Ireland.With honey and honey products being sold in grocery stores, cafés and supermarkets across the country, it is difficult to find a home for this staple in Ireland, but that is beginning to change.In a recent BBC interview with Honey Bee Food, a leading honey producer in Ireland […]

How to find the perfect honey honey, according to a book

Honey is one of the oldest and most widely consumed foods in Ireland.With honey and honey products being sold in grocery stores, cafés and supermarkets across the country, it is difficult to find a home for this staple in Ireland, but that is beginning to change.In a recent BBC interview with Honey Bee Food, a leading honey producer in Ireland […]

How to find the perfect honey honey, according to a book

Honey is one of the oldest and most widely consumed foods in Ireland.With honey and honey products being sold in grocery stores, cafés and supermarkets across the country, it is difficult to find a home for this staple in Ireland, but that is beginning to change.In a recent BBC interview with Honey Bee Food, a leading honey producer in Ireland […]