CAL Ranch Blog

Why Beekeeping?

Beekeeping is rewarding and a great hobby. Over the years we have been asked, “Why beekeeping?”, and, “Is it right for me?” Our answer is simple: Hobbyist Beekeeping is fun, exciting and requires minimal effort; significantly less than the time commitment for the majority of house hold pets or livestock. When keeping bees it is recommended that you not open their hive more than l time per week. As the hive develops and establishes, you can go 2 or more weeks depending on the season. There are many benefits to being a beekeeper, those mainly being, relaxation, garden production, self...

1st Annual C-A-L Ranch Lifestyle Photo Contest WINNERS!

The 1st Annual C-A-L Ranch Store Lifestyle Photo Contest results are in! We owe a huge thank you to all who entered into our 1st annual lifestyle photo contest. Take a look below of all our Winners  and their winning photos! The Grand Prize winner received a $500 C-A-L Ranch Gift Card. First Place winners received $100 gift cards, Second Place winners received $50 gift cards & Third Place winners received $25 gift cards. It was a big success and look forward to photo contests in the future.