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Why Do We Need Honey Bees?

Honey bees: they are more than just a source of honey.  Here are some answers to recent customer questions from Atlanta’s Home Town Honey owner, Brian Higgins. How do honey bees help our environment? Honey bees produce over 860 different kinds of honey in the 50  US states.  The color, taste, and smell come from the different flowers the bees collect the nectar from.  1 out of every 3 bites we eat is directly from the bees.  The main job is to pollenate the flowers.  In turn the flower creates the…

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Benefits of Honey: Hair & Skin

You may have read that honey provides wonderful health benefits for your body.  It’s great for allergy sufferers, will calm a cough and more.  But did you know that honey is used in many skin and hair products such as lotions, shampoos and soaps?  That’s right and the reason for that is that honey is packed full of anti-septic, anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant properties, which makes it perfect for using in health care products. Here is a short list of the benefits you can realize from honey: Fades Scars Fights…

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