By Bridget Welch, L.M.T.
As one might guess, a big draw for backyard beekeeper is sweet honey. But there are many other benefits. When hosting a population of pollinators in your yard, you help your own garden be more productive and, of course, help the threatened bee population by creating a safe and healthy place for bees. There are health benefits as well, not only does honey have healthy properties, but other bee products like propolis, bee pollen, and royal jelly are good for us too. Beeswax can be used for healing balms or candles. Another benefit reported by many beekeepers is... Read more