Honey Bee Articles

  Bees. Yes, Bees. The flying bugs that makes us want to run. Why? Is it because they sting? By all means, that would make me want to run. But here are some amazing facts about these flying honey-makers:   They pollinate: You know that fruit or vegetable...

Within the past decade, a predatory insect has ravaged honey bee colonies throughout Europe and Asia. This hornet, known as the Asian Hornet or Vespa Velutina, has a particular appetite for honey bees. The Asian Hornet risks humans as well as painful stings, which in...

Despite the grim reports of the demise of honey bees, they are actually making a comeback. During the mid 2000's, scientists discovered a troubling trend. They noticed that honey bee colonies were dwindling. Some colonies even seemed to disappear altogether. As a result of the decline,...

For the past ten years or more, honey bee populations have severely declined. As a result, countless studies have tried to discover the reasons for the decrease in honey bee populations, especially in the Northern Hemisphere. These studies have found several culprits responsible for this...

Through the years, countless studies on honey bees have revealed how remarkable they are. They have the ability fly up to two miles or more from the hive, collect nectar, and return. Of course, their most amazing trait is their ability to produce the sweet...