Author Archives: Jean

New research into the disappearance of bees worldwide indicates…

New findings explain exactly why the bees are disappearing Make sure the read through the article it has some new research, at first I thought it was just another article bashing pesticides and fungicides, but it is much more involved than you think!

13 fascinating facts about bees!

13 fascinating facts about honey bees! Check out the link above for an amazing article about 13 different fascinating facts about honey bees. It ranges between everything from different characteristics of types of bees, to the life cycle and even some scientific facts about the bees. there are a few in here even I didn’t […]

Winter Park Honey says good-bye to Amaral from Haiti.

We said good-bye to Amaral Selma from Haiti today. He has been learning beekeeping and honey production from Winter Park Honey for the past 3 months. We are sending Amaral back home armed with knowledge to start his own honey company in Haiti. Good luck Amaral. Winter Park Honey will continue to monitor Amaral’s progress […]

53rd Annual Apopka Art & Foliage Festival

Apopka Art & Foliage                   This weekend 26th and 27th, Winter Park Honey will be selling honey at the 53rd Annual Apopka Art & Foliage Festival. Get free samples of our large variety of honeys such as Local Wildflower, Tupelo, Orange Blossom, Blackberry, Ginger, Cinnamon, Buckwheat and a […]

Fresh Market in the Villages has a really nice WPH display.

My sister was in fresh market in the Villages of Lady Lake near Leesburg, Florida today. Much to her surprise she saw our honey! She was impressed that there was an entire display of Winter Park Honey. She took a picture of our mother standing by. Our mother is 96 years old and she eats […]

Huge honeybee and wild bee losses reported in northern Europe.

Huge honeybee and wild bee losses are being recorded in northern Europe. Pollination is going to get tough without our pollinators. Think before you spray. Does the plant you’re spraying really need to be perfect, free of any bug infestation. or can you afford to spare a few leaves and give a little food to […]

Dan, our employee, celebrates his birthday with a honey cake!

Dan, Winter Park Honey’s Manager, just turned 34 and his wife carmen made him a birthday cake. And, of course, one of the ingredients was honey! All recipes are better when honey is substituted for sugar. Just make sure to (1) use less honey because honey is sweeter than sugar (about 1/2 – 3/4 cup […]