I will be trying to make a small database of flowers that bees like. Hopefully it will be well recieved.Read more >
Have you ever questioned where all the bees have gone lately? Or maybe you didn't notice, which is understandable- however, bees can be beneficial to people. Also, who doesn't love honey (Winnie the Pooh pounds that stuff by the gallon)?
Luckily, for now we can turn to the Swiss (god bless them for their cheese) for answers of what is happening to the bee population. According to a new Swiss study, cell phones are partially to blame for the disappearing bee population. A teacher named Daniel Favre, who previously worked for the Swiss Institute of Technology, conducted an experiment where he placed a cell phone directly beneath a beehive and the monitored the bees' response to this intrusion.
His research indicated that the insects could tell…
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Watch informative education based beekeeping videos to get the scoop on the basics of backyard beekeeping for beginnersRead more >