Honey is made by bees in one of the world’s most efficient facilities, the beehive. The or so bees in a beehive may collectively travel as much as miles and visit more than two million flowers to gather enough nectar to make just a pound of
This infographic from BogglingFacts features 10 fascinating Honey Bee facts you didn’t know including the hierarchy of a honey bee hive. It details the physical characteristics of the bee, shows the component parts of honey and products that the bees make
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Using Essential Oils for Honeybees. Three primary essential oils are useful in beekeeping: lemongrass, spearmint and thyme. Other oils such as wintergreen, spearmint and tea tree oil are also used in some formulations.