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bee hives

Learn About Bee Hives – Bees & Beekeeping Information

The majority of bee hives in Europe and North America before the 1840s were simple shelter structures for bees. During that period, the common...
bees in the field of flowers

Are Bees Attracted To Light – Bees & Beekeeping Information

When sitting on your front porch, especially on a warm summer day, you may notice that when the light goes on, the insects begin...
How Bees Make Wax

How Bees Make Wax – Understanding the Science Behind Beeswax

Honey bees live in self-manufactured, waxy combs that make up an entire hive. These hives serve as homes and repositories for their food supply...
how to start beekeeping

Learn About How To Start Beekeeping – Bees & Beekeeping Information

The most commonly kept species of bees is the European honeybee (Apismellifera). This is just one out of the 20,000 bee species known to...
bee pollinating

Why Bees Make Honey – Bees & Beekeeping Information

Bees are mysterious creatures. Men have been beekeeping for thousands of years, and our little-winged friends are still baffling us with certain traits and...