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What is Honey?

I know it’s a stupid question. We all know what honey is – but do we really?

Before I start, another common mis-conception is that all bees make honey. 2,508 more words


Pollen Baskets

This adorable little Italian honey bee has time to fit in yoga, while collecting pollen!



By the Book

Some time has passed since the loss of our hive.  Since then we’ve received wise and very kind advice from an expert who checked our hives and found no malicious pests or diseases.  194 more words


May Bee Update

After a rather slow start this spring, activity has picked up at Jerry Smith Park. Less than a month ago, not only were bees in short supply, but insects of all kinds were scarce. 860 more words


Happy #worldbeeday ! Here’s my ladies where I found them last year, in a tree!

Haughton Honey liked

Tina‏ @TheLodgeCook 11h11 hours ago

Happy #worldbeeday ! Here’s my ladies where I found them last year, in a tree! So far this year they’ve stayed put… #bees #beekeeping


Bees and Books

Bees, butterflies, birds, insects, flowers, trees, I think perhaps a garden is one of my favourite places to be. 

Now, team that up with a chair, a book and a sunny day – it just can’t get any better! 142 more words


World Bee Day

Time To Recognize Our Little Friends

The United Nation has designated May 20 as World Bee Day and this year is the first observance of this day.   347 more words