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Interesting Honeybee Facts:

bullet Bees are the only insect that produces food eaten by man

bullet The scientific name for a honeybee is Apis Mellifara

bullet Honeybees comminicate within the hive by what is known as the waggle dance, yes honeybees are dancers!

bullet It takes about 556 worker bees to produce 1 pound of honey, thats about 2 million flowers that get visited by the honeybee

bullet The honeybee makes it's distintive BUZZing sound by making 11,400 wing strokes per minute.

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Scott working Hive
 
             
 

Beekeeping, tips on a growing hobby
View the WCAX March 2011 interview with Scott here

Beekeeping, what's the buzz all about?

Above watch a short 5 minute video by WCAX TV
interviewing Scott Wilson of Heavely Honey Apiary
as he discusses beekeeping basics

If you don't like really knowing that you beef comes from cows,
don't watch this animated video on where honey comes from
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Scott is in the news...

WCAX interview with Scott for the 2012 EAS conference

 

What's Happening To All The Bees?

Watch an informative web video and meet two Northern California researchers looking for ways to make sure we always have bees to pollinate our crops.
Ffrom Quest - KQED Public Television www.kqed.org/quest

Better Bees: Super Bee and Wild Bee


QUEST on KQED Public Media.

 

 

 

 

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