Honey -- the world's oldest sweetener. Japan being home to both the Western honey bee and the native honey bee makes for numerous honey varieties. Concerned about the decline in global bee populations, urbanites take on rooftop beekeeping in Japan's capital. Also visit beekeeping sites...
Excellent Rob! The best honey is the source the bees find for themselves. I plant
annuals attractive to bees in my garden every summer. The local population of
bees...some wild and some Italian...love sunflowers and asters.