Local honey bee pollen!
Talk about a super food, we've got it! Honey bee pollen is loaded with nutrients, amino acids, antibiotics, antioxidants, lipids, and vitamins. The Federal Ministry of Health in Germany even recognizes honey bee pollen as a medicine!Pollen is primarily a protein source for bees. They feed it to their babies. They are covered in tiny hairs and have have pockets on their legs that fill with pollen as they gather nectar in the flowers. The various colors in pollen indicate the flowers each piece comes from. Bee Great honey bee pollen is collected from local beehives across northeast Indiana. $6 per 3oz
We love our bees, and we would never harm them. Honey bee pollen is gathered from a screen at the entrance of the hive that gently sweeps some of the pollen from their legs as they enter the hive.
Bee Great crystalized honey bee pollen could not be easier to use. If you eat it right from the container, it is crunchy with no taste but a floral after taste. We recommend simply sprinkling 1/4 teaspoon each day in your cereal, granola, oatmeal, smoothie, or whatever your favorite food happens to be. Add it to your favorite muffin or pancake recipe before baking.