Worker Bees That Lay Eggs During A Queen’s Absence Are Lacking In Maternal Qualities
Honey bees are among the most studied of all insect species. This makes sense considering the economic importance of honey bees. It is well known that honey bee colonies are ruled over by a queen bee who lays both fertilized and unfertilized eggs. The unfertilized eggs develop into male drones that are incapable of sexual…Read More
Residents Are Complaining About Sustaining Stings From Bees That Allegedly Originated From Their Beekeeping Neighbor’s Personal Hive
Neighborhood feuds can become ugly, but most of the time these conflicts get started over trivial matters, such as ugly lawn ornaments that are not approved by the HOA, or large trees with canopies that hang over a neighbor’s property line. However, an ongoing feud that involves several homeowners in one Missouri neighborhood is becoming…Read More
Do Any Bees Produce Harmful Forms Of Honey?
The fact that bee populations are decreasing around the globe is bad news considering that many of our agricultural food products would not make it into our mouths if it were not for the many bee species that pollinate the world’s crops. In addition to providing the food necessary to keep the world fed, bees…Read More
One Country Has A Novel Solution To Their Decrease In Pollinating Insect Populations
One Country Has A Novel Solution To Their Decrease In Pollinating Insect Populations For at least the past decade, experts have been concerned about bee population.. For the past several years, numerous studies have confirmed and undesirable decrease in bee population numbers around the world, and this crisis is not just affecting bees. Other pollinating…Read More