Producers of fine raw honey, comb honey, creamed honey, and now, bees and queen bees! We enjoy serving Fairfield County, Ohio with an intriguing mix of sustainably produced natural products for your enjoyment and health.   For bees and queen bees see and

     "There are certain pursuits which, if not wholly poetic and true, do at least suggest a nobler and finer relation to nature than we know.  The keeping of bees, for instance."                                         ----Henry David Thoreau

Ohio Homestead Gardens & Apiaries


   Our "homestead" logo is a digital photo of an acrylic on slate painting by Phylis Palmer.  Thanks Mom!

   Ohio Homestead Gardens & Apiaries
     “Don’t ask yourself what the world needs.  Ask yourself what makes you come alive, and then go do that.  Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.”   
                                                             -Howard Thurman


 East Central Ohio Beekeeping Association

Trendle's journal now online!

What can I do with Honey?

Please consider joining your local, state, and regional beekeeping association. (links)

***** Due to heavy hive losses, no extracted honey this year.  We will have a small quantity of creamed honey for the Christmas show at "The Heart of Christmas" craft show.  Pray for better survival this winter! ***** 

NEW!    The latest trend in hair clips!  Flexi Clips! 

Soothe cracked, dry skin and chapped lips with our beeswax hand salves and lip balms.

     Take the edge off colds and flu symptoms with our beeswax vaporizing salve.

Grave Blankets available soon and at our Christmas show at Mike Clum's auction house.


For pick up at our house, please email.