New Orleans Honey - What It Bees Like
What it Bees Like Honey is honey harvested in the Gentilly Woods area of New Orleans, Louisiana by local beekeeper, Shae Thomas. With each purchase of products from the hive, a portion of proceeds will go towards maintaining the bees and their success as a hive.
“My hope is that more people will learn about bees and how vital they are to our world. They are amazing insects. We could learn a lot from them.”
*Please note, if you've purchased honey in previous years, the containers for 2019 are only sold it two sizes and they are both considerably larger than average size of previous years.
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Did you know?
In order to produce 1 pound of honey, 2 million flowers must be visited. A hive of bees must fly 55,000 miles to produce a pound of honey. One bee colony can produce 60 to 100 pounds of honey per year. An average worker bee makes only about 1/12 teaspoon of honey in her lifetime.
Honey harvested: January 2019
Do not feed honey to children under 12 months of age