Camelina sativa & Honeybees

A recent NPR article reports that the Air Force and Navy are looking at biofuels to reduce dependance on petroleum products. So far a 50% mixture of  jet fuel and camelina biofuel has been used to fly: a Boeing 747, a C-130, FA-18 Super Hornets and a F-22 Raptor. ————————————————————————————————— Reproduction of Camelina sativa: (from http://www.issg.org/database/species/ecology.asp?si=1440&fr=1&sts=&lang=EN) The … Read more

Insect Pollination Book

So far this season we have harvested 2,000 pounds of New Jersey Honey! It has been such a good season, here in Central New Jersey, it got me thinking about all the good things which honeybees provide mankind.  One of the big benefits of honeybees is the pollination they provide crops. A book which we really … Read more