Honey bees are certainly amazing animals. Known to fly at speeds of up to 15 miles per hour, these animals are also incredibly busy. One important task that bees carry out is known as pollination. It’s this same pollination that helps at least 30% of crops and 90% of wild plants continue to thrive. That being said, it’s perfectly understandable to wonder how bee pollen can help you. In this post, you’ll learn about four important organic bee pollen benefits.
How Bee Pollen is Produced
In order to collect pollen, bees need to gather these materials from plants. After collecting this material form plants, honey bees mix this material with their own secretions. Once this takes place, the mixture is placed within the cells of a honeycomb. This pollen is primarily used to provide food for younger honey bees. It’s an amazingly nutritious consumable, containing about 40% protein while being rich in amino acids.
Health Benefits of Organic Bee Pollen
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Taking A Look At The Need For Refrigerated Trailers In The Country Of The United States And All Around The World
If you own a small business that transports food and drinks, be it for retail purposes or as part of a restaurant or food delivery service, getting a reefer trailer for sale is a must. A reefer trailer for sale with up your delivery capabilities by quite a bit, allowing you to deliver all over the country if necessary. With a reefer trailer for sale, you will be able to maintain a very high quality of food delivery, and are more likely than not to gain new customers and cement existing relationships.
But first we must answer the question of what is the purpose of a reefer trailer for sale? A reefer trailer is a refrigerated trailer, and can be incredibly useful for the transport of perishable goods. And though a reefer trailer for sale is likely to be useful at all time s of the year, it will be particularly essential during the summer months, when food in transport that has not been refrigerated (more…)
What can you do with reclaimed wood? There’s definitely plenty of it going around and it’s not hard to find. Close to a third of all waste that is produced by construction and demolition is wood. Since the year 1900, the United States has milled over 3 trillion board feet of wood, so there’s more than enough reclaimed spruce and other types of reclaimed wood. There is no need to use new wood for many applications.
Why We Should Be Using Reclaimed Wood
That reclaimed wood you use on your table tops is not just for looks. National Geographic reports that about 30% of our Earth’s land is forest. Hardwood trees are highly valued for their excellent wood, yet it takes a hardwood tree between 40 and 60 years to reach its full maturity. Replacing these trees is difficult and time-consuming. But using reclaimed wood is a great way to protect our forests and trees, whether it’s restaurant table tops made from reclaimed wood or reclaimed wood (more…)
If you are interested in offset smokers for sale, you are not alone. Barbecue has become a widely beloved past time – not to mention a delicious way to eat food – all throughout the United States. From offset smokers for sale to purchasing a vault smoker, there are many ways in which you should be able to create the barbecue event of your dreams, even if it is only for you and you alone to enjoy. But barbecue is also something that is amazing when shared, and sharing your barbecue skills only becomes that much easier when you look at offset smokers for sale and ultimately invest in one.
There are many occasions in which grilling and barbecuing can add a little something special to your day. The holidays of the fourth of July and Memorial Day are particularly popular holidays for barbecuing and grilling, with more than half of all people in the United States grilling on both d (more…)
Alcohol is certainly not unpopular here in the United States – in fact, it is anything but. While it is of course very important to drink responsibly, enjoying alcohol at social events and special occasions is a perfectly healthy thing to do and can lead to a very enjoyable and relaxed night.
First, it’s important to talk about the different types of alcohol that have become prominent and popular here in the United States. Wine, for one, is a type of alcohol that can be enjoyed at pretty much any time, anywhere. From drinking a few glasses of wine at a wedding to even just having a glass of wine to help you unwind after a long day of work, wine is immensely loved by all different people. This can be clearly seen by the fact that there are now more than seven thousand wineries in all parts of the United States, a number that only continues to rise with the demand for wine.
Though wine is well loved across all demographics, wine is a particularly beloved type of alcohol for th (more…)
Soup remains an extremely popular food throughout the United States. In fact, statistics show that Americans consume over 10 billion bowls of soup per year. Consider that, it’s understandable to want to begin your own soup establishment. However, there is such a wide variety of soups available. Therefore, it can seem daunting trying to determine what type of hot soups to offer. With that in mind, here are four extremely popular hot soups to offer your customers.
- Chicken Noodle
It’s nearly impossible to talk about comfort foods without mentioning chicken noodle soup. Considering that, this food remains one of all the most popular soups in existence. You probably remember having chicken noodle soup as a sick child. As it turns out, this soup might be more beneficial than you think. Numerous studies have found that chicken noodle soup contains amino acids. These amino acids are similar in nature to a medication used by doctors to help treat respiratory i (more…)
Restaurants have long been popular, as people simply love to eat. Eating is more than just gaining sustenance for our bodies, though this is, of course, certainly an important component of it. But eating is more than that. It’s an activity to be enjoyed. It’s a way to socialize with our friends, family, and loved ones. On top of all this, it’s a way to bond, to relax after a long day, and to try new things and connect with new identities and cultures. Food is important. Food is cultural. Food is part of how we communicate. And because of this, many restaurants of various origins and cuisines have long thrived in the melting pot that is the United States. After all, diversity in food is just another way that cultural differences can, in some cases and to an extent, be overcome.
Your daughter has definitely entered an entirely different part of the country. Her phone calls home are about crawfish boils, creole dishes, and other kinds of cajun specialties. Her first three years at college have been south in the state of Louisiana and after she completes her Bachelors Degree this year she may be staying down there when she world on her nursing certification.
The first time that you were with her for a crawfish boil, you could not imagine why in the world the list of things that were needed was a small wading pool. Little did you know that the crawfish that you would be eating later in the evening would arrive live!
The fact of the matter is, however, the boil takes nearly as long to prepare as it does the eat the tiny morsels once they are cooked. While the tiny little mud bugs await their fate in the wading pool, their is a lot preparation that goes into preparing the water that will be used (more…)
While we typically think of flowers as something just to be seen, humans have always known that certain flower petals can also be eaten. Today, the crystallized rose petal and other edible blossoms are used in many different ways to enhance our eating experience. Here’s what you need to know about the crystallized rose petal and other edible flowers.
- We used to think of edible flower petals as a type of spice. At least, that’s the closest analogy. Today edible flowers for salads are more of a decorative item, and a crystallized rose petal is most likely to be seen upon something like a wedding cake. But a long time ago, edible seeds were seen as something very much like a fine and expensive spice. It’s impossibl (more…)
Few industries are growing as fast as craft brewing. In 2015, the number of operating craft breweries in the U.S. grew 15% to more than than 4,200, which was the most in the history of the country. Craft beer now makes up about 12% of the overall beer market in the U.S., and the craft beer market is worth about $23.5 billion. There are a number of ways you can experience craft beer, largely depending on your tastes and preferences and the size of the brewery.
One of the easiest ways to experience craft beer is to visit a brewery’s tap room. Nearly all craft brewers have their own tap rooms, where they serve their beer offerings. For some smaller breweries, this may be the only place you can experience their beer. In addition to drinking the beer in the tap room, you may have an opportunity to take home beer in a growler. Growlers are half-gallon containers of beer that can be bought and taken home. (more…)
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