Amos Ives Root was inspired by a swarm of bees that landed on his window to begin his very first business - beekeeping. For over 150 years, the Root name has been synonymous with beekeeping, honey, pure beeswax, and the highest quality candles. Some refer to Root as "America's First Family of Beekeeping".
Explore the birth of Modern Beekeeping from the perspective of Amos Ives Root. Beekeeping, Beekeepers, and a Profound Religious Conviction are all engaged. The first of many things we still do today!