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Bee Trivia

Are Carpenter Bees Bad?

If you have been around a barn, deck, or any place where there is exposed wood, you may have probably noticed these big black bees buzzing around or boring into wood. These are known as the carpenter bees who are similar to bumblebees. They do not feed on wood like […]

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Bee Health, Bee Trivia, Beekeeping

What Can Bees Eat?

Just like other animals, honey bees also require particular elements to reproduce and to survive. Honey bee nutrition is important because it can affect not only their production of honey and the growth of their population, but also their contribution to natural food production. Unfortunately, there are times when bees […]

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Bee Trivia, Beekeeping

How Much Does A Beehive Weigh?

The weight of a beehive indicates how healthy a bee colony is, how productive the bees are, how much honey they make, and how many bees are populating it. Monitoring the weight of a hive allows beekeepers to understand the situation of a colony and determine the right solution for […]

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Beekeeping

What You Need To Know About Beekeeping Laws

The fact that bees are battling for survival for more than a decade already has led to many awareness campaigns spearheaded by both small and large communities. With those awareness campaigns, government authorities have given this concern more attention and funding due to the catastrophic consequences the human species will […]

Wasp Trivia

Do Wasps and Hornets Pollinate?

Essentially, both wasps and hornets are crucial pollinators. Whether its flowers or plants, these two ensure also that the food chain and growing cycle are unperturbed throughout the year. So, do wasps and hornets pollinate? Yes. They both pollinate by carrying pollen grains that are stuck into their transparent hairs […]