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Looking for honey from local hives; raw honey with local pollen, Manuka honey, honey in combs or other types of honey in Far Western North Carolina?  Scroll down this page and you will see the aall of thoses in Far Western North Carolina, sorted by county. ALWAYS call before you go to confirm the info, they don't always report changes to me!

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Updates for September 2020

September The bees have been busy and there's plenty of honey available now!

Local Honey listings, by county

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Buncombe County

Cherokee County

Clay County

Graham County

Haywood County

Henderson County

  • Circle L Farms - Honey (retail), concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area
    Circle L Farm Drive, Edneyville, NC 28792. Phone: (828) 685-2605. Email: circlelfarms@morrisbb.net. Open: Thursday to Saturday, from 9am to 5 pm; Sunday, from 11 am to 4 pm, September 1 to October 31; Hours vary considerably; please see our Facebook page for current availability and hours. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Asian Pear season is typically: September 1 to October 31;. Payment: Cash, Check, Venmo, PayPal, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. (ADDED: September 07, 2020)

Macon County

Madison County

McDowell County

  • Sweet Betsy Farm - Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, gift shop, farm animals, school tours, group reservations
    3947 Mudcut Road, Marion, NC 28752. Phone: (828) 724-4444. Email: Info@SweetBetsyFarm.com. Open: Friday and Saturday, from 10 am to 5 pm, typical season is from early May to late October; Other times by appointment (call for appointment); See our website for current hours, or call. Open: Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: Four miles south of I-40 (exit 85) on US 221 toward Rutherfordton. Turn left on Mudcut Road, take first driveway on left into Sweet BetsyFarm (follow sign at driveway). Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Click here for our Facebook page. Owned and operated by Ed (President, McDowell County Bee Keepers Association) and Karen Speer (Master Beekeeper). We maintain 30 hives, grow gardens, trees and shrubs specifically for the bees, and practice chemical-treatment free beekeeping. Hive loses are replaced by splitting and managing our surviving hives and no bees or queens are brought in from other regions. Chemical-treatment free beekeeping. No pesticides used on farm. Early Spring honey (holly, maple); Spring Wildflower Honey (mixture of 20 or so flowers); Sourwood honey. Winner of numerous county, regional, state and international awards. Hand crafted soaps, lip balms, ear rings. Free-range chicken eggs. (ADDED: January 22, 2020)

Mitchell County

Polk County

Rutherford County

Swain County

Transylvania County

Yancey County