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Show Me the Honey

The Honey People

It was delightful hearing UC Davis nutritionist and fitness expert Liz Applegate extol the virtues of honey at the 31st annual Western Apicultural Society (WAS) conference, held recently in Healdsburg. Like many of you, we've always loved honey....

The Honey People
The Honey People

THE HONEY PEOPLE--Honey bee specialist Eric Mussen, the 2008-09 president of the Western Apicultural Society (WAS), chats with Liz Applegate, a nationally renowned nutritionist and fitness expert who praised the virtues of honey at the WAS meeting. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Posted on Wednesday, September 2, 2009 at 5:33 PM

A Taste of Honey

Honey Tasting

If you attend the 95th annual UC Davis Picnic Day on Saturday, April 18 and stop by Briggs Hall between 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., you'll get a taste of honey. In fact, six tastes of honey. Extension Apiculturist Eric Mussen, a 32-year member of the UC...

Honey Tasting
Honey Tasting

COOPERATIVE EXTENSION APICULTURIST Eric Mussen (center) answers questions about honey at the annual honey tasting table at Briggs Hall, UC Davis. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Honey Varietals
Honey Varietals

HONEY VARIETALS include alfalfa, avocado, basswood, blueberry, buckwheat, clover, eucalyptus, fireweed, orange blossom, sage, sourwood and tupelo. This poster will be displayed at Briggs Hall during the 95th annual UC Davis Picnic Day. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Honey bee on sage
Honey bee on sage

HONEY BEE on salvia (sage). Sage honey, primarily produced in California, is rich and light with a cloverlike flavor and "an elegant after taste," according to the National Honey Board. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Posted on Wednesday, April 15, 2009 at 5:21 PM

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