8oz Wildflower Bee Pollen
Wildflower bee pollen is collected on the legs of as they pollinate various wildflowers in wide open grasslands
Bee Pollen Collection
As bees return to the hive, beekeepers use a pollen trap to gently brush the pollen off the bees’ pollen to fall into a collection bin. From here the beekeeper cleans and dries the pollen at low potency and natural properties.
The beekeepers work with only harvest pollen at specific times of the year to ensure that the bees have plenty of time to store their own pollen reserves ensuring hives can prosper.
The first recorded use of bee pollen in China can be traced back to the Tang Dynasty (618 AD to 907 AD). Because of its to find and harvest during this time, consuming bee pollen was limited to Chinese nobility. China’s only female empress Wu Zetian was known to take bee pollen for its beneficial properties. This tradition lives on today and many Chinese have integrated bee pollen into their daily routines. Today China is the largest producer of bee pollen in the world.
The Greeks, Egyptians, and many other ancient cultures all knew the power of bee pollen. Hieroglyphs in describe the taste of honey and the importance of pollen and Cleopatra herself was reported to use honey and bee pollen as part of her beauty regimen. Greeks would use bee bread to keep their armies well-fed on long journeys thanks to the high amount of protein in bee pollen.
Note: This product does not contain any of the 8 major allergens. In rare cases bee products may cause allergic reactions in some people. This product is manufactured in accordance with all Federal, State and regulatory guidelines and is in full compliance with Dietary Supplement regulations.