Slide Ridge Honey
Martin James was 9 when he convinced his mother to enroll in a beekeeping class at Utah State University. With the professor’s permission, Martin was able to accompany his mother to classes. His fascination with bees had begun, but would never truly be satisfied…until he reached adulthood.
About a dozen years ago, Martin decided to turn his lifelong love of beekeeping into a profession. Despite already having a successful floor covering business, Martin started Slide Ridge Honey in 2002 with a commitment to make it his full-time focus. The family-owned business originally sold raw honey, but Martin knew the increasing numbers of beekeepers in his local area would not be good for the long term financial health of the business.
James’ experience as a business owner had proven that a company’s uniqueness and originality would give it the opportunity to thrive in a competitive marketplace. So, the company started... Read More