Friday, February 24, 2012

Extra Beekeeping Class Added!!

Due to the soaring interest in beekeeping this spring, I have added an additional 8 hour beekeeping class. April 6th from 6-9PM and April 7th from 1-6 PM. Anyone interested should call me at 378-1563. Door prizes and snacks will be provided!

Saturday, February 11, 2012

Honey Bees, Anyone???

Our April 14th shipment is completely full, however, we have added another shipment on April 25th for those who are just now ordering. The cost is $130.00 per 4 lb. colony this year and a few additional bucks for having them driven from Anchorage to Fairbanks. To order bees, email me at
Healthy Granola Recipe:
3-4 cups rolled oats
1 cup branflakes
1/2 cup wheat germ or fresh ground wheat berries
1/3 cup sun flower seeds
1/3 cup pumpkin seeds
1 cup dried fruit(i.e. cranberries, raisens, apples, apricots, dates, figs, etc.)
1/2 cup sliced or chopped almonds
1/3 cup olive oil
1/3 cup honey
cinnamon and nutmeg to taste
a little unsweetened, shreaded coconut is delicious, too!

Directions: Mix ingredients together in a bowl. Lightly oil a cake pan or cookie sheet with atleast 1" sides. Pour mixture into the pan and bake on 300* for 15min. Stir well and bake for 15 more minutes. Take out of oven and let cool. serve plain or with milk, yogurt or icecream.