The story of two Texas beekeeping families: the Fains and the Walkers. An article featured in The Picayune Magazine.
"Humble Bee-ginnings" by Terry Schroth in the February 2022 issue of the Hill Country Current tells the Fain's story and its new direction.
If you have swarms you need removed, please visit the link below for a list of options by county.
Bee Pollen is abundant with vitamins, minerals, amino acids, and more.
(Bee pollen available for purchase at Fain's Honey Store in Buchanan Dam!)
Read more about why honey has so many different health benefits.
"Honey bees and sea turtles may seem like strange bedfellows, but through two of the Mission-Aransas National Estuarine Research Reserve's (NERR) stewardship programs – Fennessey Ranch and the Amos Rehabilitation Keep (ARK) – these two species are connected through a unique collaboration."
Check out the Texas Beekeepers Association for news, advice, and a list of chapters in the state.
Honeybees join humans as the only known animals that can tell the difference between odd and even numbers
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If you are planning a visit to the shop, don't forget about our BYOB honey system. Bring your own bottle, and we can fill it with any 1 of our 5 current honeys on tap! You pay by the pound which makes it the cheapest way to buy honey.