Tag: Bees

Is Raw Honey Safe?

Is Raw Honey Safe?

The surprising truth about why honey is pasteurized and what it means for your health.

Brix: How Do We Use It?

Brix: How Do We Use It?

Now that we know what brix is and how to measure it, we’re ready to find ways to apply this knowledge. So what is an ideal brix level?  Most plants […]

Brix: How Do We Measure It?

Brix: How Do We Measure It?

Now we have a definition of brix: the weight of dissolved sugar expressed as a percentage of the weight of the entire solution.  The next question is how we measure […]

Brix: What is It?

Brix: What is It?

Brix is one of those topics that come up fairly frequently in sustainable agriculture.  Simply put, brix is a measure of the sugar content of a plant or other substance. […]