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Africanized Honey Bees

Why Do Honey Bees make Honey?

them if humans take some. Buying honey from local producers helps support bees in your area and their crucial role in the food system and wider ecosystem. Read more: https://www.newscientist.com/question/bees-make-honey/#ixzz6xCFA91FT…

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Honey Bees on UNC Campus

signal that honey bees use in almost everything they do. Honey bees also have complex yet organized societal structures. Their societies are completely egalitarian and are female-dominated. Everyone in the…

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Sunflower Season for You and Bees

Pollen from sunflowers has been found to boost the immune systems of bumbles bees and honey bees against debilitating pathogens 1. The decline in health among our honey bees is…

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Buzz Off, Bees

flower to pollinate—unlike honeybees, which don’t perform this so-called buzz pollination. But in Australia, there are no bumblebees in most of the country, and strict biosecurity laws prevent them from…

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Saudi Arabia Honey Farms

research unit on bees and honey production, which will also help to create jobs for Saudi youth. The Bees and Honey Production Research Unit has launched several programs and initiatives,…

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Honey Sommelier

honey needs healthy bees, healthy trees, healthy crops and flowers,” she says. “When we taste honey, we’re tasting our bush and forests.” Jessica Locarnini’s tasting notes for Australian honeys to…

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Minding Your Bees and Cues

…world can’t be perfect, but it can be more-so. Minding Your Bees and Beeswax Beekeepers should know the signs of pesticides impacting their bees and the safety of their hive…

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Bees are Big Business

Honeybees pollinate crops, increase yields and give rise to a lucrative honey industry. Jennifer Kiel   She calls herself a “honey girl,” having a love of all things related to…

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45.5% Loss of US Honey Bee Colonies

  U.S. Beekeepers Continue to Report High Colony Loss Rates, No Clear Progression Toward Improvement Annual Bee Informed Partnership survey results show the continuing cycle of high honey bee colony…

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Honey Bees on the Move: USDA/ERS Webinar

…Economist Jennifer Bond presents findings from the Honey Bees on the Move: From Pollination to Honey Production and Back report. As U.S. growers expand their cultivation of pollinator-dependent crops, including…

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Unfair Trade in Honey

producers. “Dumped imports of raw honey from Argentina, Brazil, India, Ukraine, and Vietnam have been underselling domestic raw honey by substantial margins for several years, depressing domestic prices and making…

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Lack of Honey Bee Pollination

Lack of honeybees impacting fruit production at Okanagan orchards “Some growers had to be shorted beehives this year because there wasn’t enough bees and manpower.” By : Mark Brett •…

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