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Do Wasps and Hornets Make Honey?

Honey is largely associated by bees. If you mention bees, a person’s mind immediately thinks honey or run, because of the fear of being stung. Wasps and hornets are rarely, if ever, associated with honey. However, there is a species from the wasp family, which produces edible honey. This honey […]

How Is Honey Graded?

It may surprise you at first to hear honey can be graded, but it makes sense if you think about it! We get grades in school, restaurants are graded on quality, other food items such as meat receive grades, and honey does too! There actually are multiple ways honey can […]

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Why Don’t All Bees Make Honey?

Ask anyone to say the first word that comes into their head after you say the word, ‘bee’ and the likely answer will be, honey! Well, that is at least the first thought that came to my mind. So this got me wondering, do all bees make honey and if […]