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Video Profile - Grady News Source

This last Spring we were lucky to be visited by one of UGA's most promising journalism students, Chamberlain Smith who spent a few hours inspecting hives, catching swarms and learning about bees, honey, and our company. She was even brave enough to put on a bee suit and get in there with them alongside us. Check out the fantastic video she put together for one of her classes. Keep an eye out for this one, it's not the last time you will hear her name. I'm sure of it.                                                               ...

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September: National Honey Month

For most people, September is a month devoted to scarves, warmer clothing, football and pumpkin spiced-everything. We think of the same things (except that here in Georgia you won't really hit sweater weather until the beginning of October). But for beekeepers like us September is more. It's National Honey Month! What? You haven't heard of National Honey Month? Well grab a pencil and some paper, school's in session.  In 1989, the National Honey Board declared the month of September as National Honey Month as a way to promote the beekeeping industry, beekeeping in the United States and, of course, honey! We all know that honey is one of the most versatile foods known to mankind but unfortunately not everyone is as well...

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