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About Those Cheerios Wildflower Seeds....

About Those Cheerios Wildflower Seeds....

Hey there, farmily! Have you seen the Cheerios/ wildflower seeds/ honey bee giveaway on your Facebook news feed yet? The gist: Cheerios is partneri...

Mid March Plantings and Harvests

Mid March Plantings and Harvests

Hi there! How's your week been? This week, as the wind blew warmer and thick clouds soared by overhead, we planted and harvested. Such is the life...

What To Plant For Bees

What To Plant For Bees

It's a question we hear a LOT: what can I do - besides beekeeping - to help our local bees? Oh my goodness. We love that question! Every time it co...

Produce Availability

Produce Availability

It's March, and spring is definitely in the air! On the farm, we're keeping busy with succession planting spring crops and harvesting over-wintered...

Local Food and Small Farming Symposium

Local Food and Small Farming Symposium

Want to talk bees? Organic growing? Local food? Come out and see us today at the Local Food and Small Farming Symposium in Texarkana, Texas. We wou...

Cold and Snow and Bees

Cold and Snow and Bees

Wow, has it ever been cold here the past several days! Lows in the teens are rare for Texas, but we woke over the weekend to an (almost unheard of)...

Founding Father Kale

Founding Father Kale

Happy New Year, food and farm friends! We are eagerly anticipating the Spring 2017 growing season here at the farm. We have so many families to fee...

Happy Holidays from Balm + Honey Farm!

Happy Holidays from Balm + Honey Farm!

Wishing you and yours a blessed Christmas season and very happy New Year. Warmly, B+H Farm Staff

Bee Expansion

Bee Expansion

There are certain pursuits which, if not wholly poetic and true, do at least suggest a nobler and finer relation to nature than we know. The keepin...

Popeye Would Be Proud

Popeye Would Be Proud

We are so pleased with the trial of organic spinach that is growing so quickly and healthy in our gardens. In September, we seeded three non-GMO, h...

The Lettuce Of Our Dreams...

The Lettuce Of Our Dreams...

Salad lovers: listen up... Our colorful, delicious salad greens will be making a big appearance in our Farmily (CSA) boxes this late winter through...

Organic Garlic Going Down!

Organic Garlic Going Down!

Great news, food and farm friends! Organic, non-GMO, U.S. heirloom garlic is in the ground at the farm! And oh, do we ever need it. A recent Austra...