It started with a trip to Turkey. Our name – Promised Land Honey – originates from Exodus 3:8: the idea that God had set apart a place flowing with milk and honey for his followers. Milk and honey were simply illustrations of the plentiful harvest God would give in that land, however, honey certainly would […]Read more "How We Got Our Name"
My wife and I are beginning beekeepers in Southern Indiana. We pick up three pounds of Italian bees next Saturday, May 2. For the last two weeks, we’ve been assembling, painting, and modifying our beehive to make it the best home possible for our colony. We decided several months ago to use a top bar hive. We liked […]Read more "A Beekeeping Journey"