48th & J

Welcome to 48th & J, a sophisitcated and sometimes unconventional, but always genuine blog about all things bees.

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August 27, 2018

Hey guys!

Have you ever thought about where honeybees get their water from? 

Maybe you've seen honeybees attempt to drink from a pool, or hovering around your bird bath... but usually that doesn't end up very well for anyone involved. 

Honeybees need water to survive and...

February 21, 2018

Spring has come!

It seems that we can't escape the spring season here in Sacramento - it is coming whether we want it too or not! With that being said, our little honey bees are gearing up to take on the new blossoms and bounce back from a cold winter. But do you know i...

January 6, 2018

What comes to your mind when you picture a "Backyard Beekeeper..?" 

The reality is, there is a severe lack of beehives that exist in our little corner of the world. In fact, beehives are diminishing so quickly that we are in danger of losing one-third of the worlds food...

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About the Blog

48th & J  is a concept, a sense of place. The name comes from the cross-streets that designate the flagship location of our company, 

The Bee Box.

On this blog, we will dive into the beehive and discuss everything from pertinent issues facing the bee world today, to how to execute the perfect charcuterie board.

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