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With bees it39s not how many it39s how many kinds meaningless

With bees it39s not how many it39s how many kinds meaningless


With bees, it's not how many, it's how many kinds (meaningless drivel forum at permies)

Full article here - Native bees increase blueberry crop yields

Bees are a small, seemingly insignificant annoyance, particularly if you have an allergy to the stings. Most of us don't think about bees on a daily basis.

With bees, it's not how many, it's how many kinds (meaningless drivel forum at permies)

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Native bee (Andrena sp) on coneflower. Alex Wild. “

It's Official – Cell Phones are Killing Bees

Caption: Caption: Squash bees (Peponapis pruinosa) hiding in a squash flower. Hadel Go

There is nothing insignificant in God's universe. Everything that He has made has a meaning

Picture of bee in home made hive

Say hello to the sweat bee, which is any bee attracted to the salt in human sweat. Its ...

With bees, it's not how many, it's how many kinds (meaningless drivel forum at permies) | Allotment | Pinterest | Bee friendly, Bee friendly plants and Bees

Could neonicotinoids wipe out bees, or is the pesticide vital for food security? Photograph: Alamy

They also protect the queen bee, allowing her to lay the eggs. There are over 25,000 known bee species ...

Here's what's keeps the bees buzzin'!

Farmers Are Using Bees To Spread Nature's Own Pesticides

The parasitic varroa mite has infested hives throughout the world, weakening bees' immune systems

Drone (bee). From Wikipedia ...

Like them or not, bees provide a critical service to nature… and us.

Honey Bees

It's meaningless, you cannot save them all.” The man turns to him, tosses one into the sea and replies: “But it's meaningful for this one.”

Bumble bee on clover. Photo by the author.

A bumblebee uses its extended proboscis to extract nectar from a milkweed flower.

there is no mating to be done. It may sound cruel but in the honey bee world, it's the only way to survive so the drones are driven out to starve in ...

I'm sick to death of seeing misinformed posts like this come up on Instagram and Tumblr! Yes bees are important and super cute but wasps are not the useless ...

Sometimes someone's writing is just so beautiful that I can't not pin it. Even if it's completely irrelevant to my life.

Beyond Honeybees: Now Wild Bees and Butterflies May Be in Trouble



Bee flapping wings

Typical bee working for my sons and I (we're in an almond orchard, performing alcohol washes for varroa). Note that when it's warm, my sons typically throw ...

Wasps, unlike bees, are aggressive and predators. There are over 30,000 species of wasps and they are distinguishable from bees by their pointed lower ...

Apitherapy has been the buzz word in alternative therapies of late, and at Bee Paradise you can sample its health benefits by taking a seat in one of the ...

... mention on its own. Clover is great for bees and other pollinators, and there may be times when clover would be more appropriate even than wildflowers, ...

Nearly one in 10 of Europe's wild bee species face extinction, says study

Bees require a varied diet, but the trend toward single-crop fields and the

This only works because the bees are willing to feed multiple queens in their cages - the queens would starve if the bees were hostile to all but 1 (the ...

Anatomy of a Honey Bee 100 Plants to Feed the Bees

It's Official- Cell Phones are Killing Bees | Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

A honeybee packed with pollen landing on a hibiscus flower.

The queen excluder controversy: some things never change - Honey Bee Suite

It's really that simple. Pollen Bee

The science of wasps and honeybees was explained in a video from Reactions, a YouTube

It's Official- Cell Phones are Killing Bees | Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

The Bees

Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee. - Muhammad Ali

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With queen bees dying younger, there aren't always enough larvae developing to sustain

Bees carrying biopesticides

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The body of the honey bee is divided into 3 sections - the head, the thorax and the abdomen. Each section serves its own purpose and supports the functions ...

It's nice to spoil your child with nice clothes & shoes. But all of that is so irrelevant when it comes to spoiling them with love & books & wisdom.

Bees in a hive

Honeybees (pictured) and wasps will only sting when they feel threatened. They are

... I've heard people complaining about the wasps and pondering why they even exist. “It's not like they do anything useful like honeybees, do they?


8 swarm cells on one frame - during swarm season a hive will usually produce half a dozen frames like this one if the beekeeper has not done adequate ...

Yes, my writing skills are stronger than my PowerPoint drawing skills. But you can tell it's a bee, right? Right.

Hope is the only bee that makes honey without flowers. - Robert Green Ingersoll

Africanized bees do not roll this way. They give you half a second of being too close before they decide it is time to completely fuck your shit up and ...

It's true. Bees are amazing. In writing this, I spent two mornings reading all I could about bees. On a rainy afternoon, I encourage you to take time to do ...

'The ancient Egyptians transported their hives along the Nile to

Bee Close-Ups Reveal the Glorious Beauty of Our Troubled Friends

Female Valley carpenter bee, caught in flight, dusted with gold pollen. (Photo

HTBEE, Bee Friendly Tea Towel This stunning tea towel is a guide to bee friendly plants for each season, helping you plant flowers to encourage bees and ...

I was quite excited to get to this little border. Not sure why it just looked like lots of fun to stitch. Three stitches down, one stitch up and repeat.

It's a nasty business cleaning up damaged gear and sometimes just not worth it.

Besides its delicious taste, it's pretty much the only food that does not spoil while in an edible state. But why, exactly, doesn't honey go bad?

Honeybee (Apis mellifera)

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There are all sorts of theories regarding the phrase's origin but no one really knows for sure. Some have said it's complimentary because bees ...

Can't tell if I'm missing something or it's just pure nonsense.

In flight

A male Valley carpenter bee on a tower of jewels (Photo: Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Long live the queen bee … but if she doesn't, the colony will prevail

According to all known laws of aviation, there is no way a bee should be able to fly. Its wings are too small to get its fat little body off the ground.

“Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.”- Bruce Lee

They're not living as long, usually because they run out of sperm supplies too early. It's unclear why.

As much as I dislike the chickens on our farm, I love my bees. Do they sting? Of course they sting. The swarm is a wild animal.

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What is the origin of the phrase 'the bee's knees'?

Usually, the bee has been found, and a kind person is concerned, and wants to know whether it is possible to assist the bee in any ...

Hummingbirds are not attracted by fragrance, but it's easy for them to see red,

Unless you are a bee, a worm, or a particular species of spider, you can die.

Hover flies, often mistaken for bees or wasps, are important pollinators. Their numbers have plummeted in nature reserves in Germany.

Motivational Quotes: "It's time to stand and cheer for the one who recognizes challenge

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