Did you know that...

  • ...about 90 U.S. crops depend on bees for pollination?
  • ...many hives are trucked from region to region for pollination purposes?
  • ...honeybee health is threatened by, among other things, mites?

Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Bee Facts...

Here are some interesting facts about the honeybee:

A colony of honey bees during the peak of the season is made up of a queen, several hundred drones, 30,000 - 80,000 workers and brood (up and coming bees) in various stages of development.

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