Beekeeper Update: Springtime Activity!

Beekeeper Update: Springtime Activity!

For many farmers who deal with crops and animals, spring and summer are a busy time till harvest. For beekeepers around here, harvest of honey is early-mid July. The Natural Rhythm As we talked about before, splitting the hives always comes in spring, along with all...

Beekeeping Update: Splitting the Hive

I was raised on a working farm. So, the upswing of activity toward spring was like storm clouds in the west. You knew it was coming, and it could – and probably would be – rough. So I’m a beekeeper now, and the month of April was a harking back to...
The Cherry Street Winter Market Is Here

The Cherry Street Winter Market Is Here

I don’t know how many of you realize it but Cherry St. Farmers Market has a winter counterpart.  Yes you can get locally grown produce, meats, cheeses etc. every other Saturday in Tulsa. Several of us vendors get together at 41st and Peoria in the Food Pyramid...
Buy Healthy To Be Healthy and Stay Healthy

Buy Healthy To Be Healthy and Stay Healthy

Tulsa Is Going Healthy There’s just something about the Tulsa downtown area. I must speak personally, just a bit. I grew up in a small town in NW Oklahoma which was principally built in the late teen’s and twenties with all of the brick buildings and...
Conversations About Local Raw Honey

Conversations About Local Raw Honey

I still am amazed at the dedication people have for living healthy, and are willing to fight the extreme heat, and higher cost of buying good food, real food, not franchised commercial food.  I’m a teacher of 10 and 11 year olds, and when I see them get excited...