Bee Wise Farms is happy to provide a variety of educational and outreach experiences to all ages. We provide on-farm education and in-class sessions looking at Honey Bees and Wellness; from anatomy to pollination, benefits of honey, yoga, meditation and more. We work with home school groups and on an individual/family basis. Bee Wise Farms will shape each session to meet your needs. Call Lacey Ingrao at (517) 492-7474 to chat about your options. We look forward to hearing from you. 

Education and Outreach Includes:

Beekeeping

  • Beekeeping 101 
  • Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
  • The Buzz about Bees: A brief history of Apis Mellifera Honey
  • Supply & Demand: Problems facing the global honey industry
  • Observation Hives
  • Honey tastings
  • Educational Hive with microscopic photos of internal workings of beehive.
  • Youth Education

Bee Wise Wellness

  • Ecotherapy 101- building a connection with nature
  • Transitions & Rites of Passage
  • Edible Landscaping/Gardening
  • Exploring the Senses
  • Meditation and Yoga Wellness
  • Reiki

Outreach

  • MI Veteran Services 

PLEASE NOTE: While BWF's does engage in community partnerships and projects on a volunteer basis, there is a fee for our Education Services.

Please complete the form below to let us know what you need. For immediate assistance, please call (517) 492-7474

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2 Million flowers are needed to produce 1 pound of honey

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A honey bee is the only insect that provides food for humans

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Honey is the only form of sugar that does not need to be refined

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Honey is an all natural sweetener

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Honey contains phenolic acids, which act as antioxidants

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Honey may boost memory, regulate blood sugar, reduce ulcers and soothes coughs.

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A worker bee visits 50-100 flowers on each trip

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A honey bee flies about 15 MPH