A new study on pesticides and their effects on bees' brains reveals the exact cause of the recent honeybee and wild bee catastrophic losses. Learn what you can do to help save bees in your community
This is a look at the life-cycle of the Violet Carpenter bee - Xylocopa Violacea known on the Spanish Costa Blanca as the Mijas bee, The article has many stunning macros of this huge and impressive looking black bee. There is also a must see video where you can see what the inside of a nest looks...
Honey bees are little marvels. Aerodynamics say they shouldn’t be able to fly, yet they do. They fly a lot and they do it amazingly well. These facts about the flight of honey bees will amaze you.
This article discusses all types of bees and the health benefits of honey as an antioxidant. It has antiseptic and antibacterial properties as well. There is information and a video about killer bees.
Where have all the honey bees gone? What can we do to encourage bees back into our gardens. Bees are the most important pollinators on the planet, we all have to do whatever we can to save them.
Backyard beekeeping can do wonders for your garden and provide delicious honey to boot! But how do you get started with beekeeping, and what level of commitment is it really?
Honey is a natural medicine and nutritional food for infants and adults. It provides occupation and livelihood income from farming and entrepreneurship. Apiculture and stingless beekeeping based industries have a promising future for environmentally conscious communities of farmers.
If you are a new beekeeper, or maybe you are about to be, you need to read this. As a new beekeeper myself, I have learned tons of hard lessons over the last five seasons. Get answers here!
Honey bees are amazing creatures. Some facts, and poems, about honey bee life (and death), their benefits to humans (pollination and honey), and hive and social organization.
My experience of having a white tailed bumble bee nest in my shed. Bumble bee life cycle, reasons for bumble bee decline and how we can help bumble bees.