April Newsletter: Exciting News, English Tea Parties are back, A Stressful Spring, Spring Nucs
Exciting News! Downtown Sarasota Farmers Market we are swarming your way! Sarasota honey company is excited to announce that we will be joining the Downtown Sarasota Farmers Market starting in April! We will be located near the Madison’s restaurant which is near the Whole Foods. Our store will still be open on Saturdays from 11-4pm. We adjusted the Saturday hours after Alma did an analysis of sales traffic at the store on Saturdays. Our Saturday tours have been put on hold du
March Newsletter: Swarm Season, Honey Questions to Ask, Some Like it Hot, Honey...We have too...
Tis the season…Swarm Season. You got questions, we've got answers. - By Jess & Alma What is a swarm? Swarming is a honey bee colony's natural means of reproduction. In the process of swarming, a single colony splits into two or more distinct colonies. Swarming is mainly a spring phenomenon, but in Florida it can happen in the spring and in the fall. The hive will raise a “princess”. The resident queen will do what is needed to be physically ready to grow a new kingdom elsewh