Helpful Links

 
A swarm in May is worth a load of hay.
A swarm in June is worth a silver spoon.
A swarm in July isn't worth a fly. 
Each Bee larva receives an estimated 10,000 meals during the larva stage.

 

Helpful Links

Some of our favorites:


www.beesource.com    a great bunch of beekeepers and info.


www.kemp.com/flower-pollinators-all-about-bees-and-beekeeping.htm  

Here's everything you could want to know about Bees. 

This link was contributed by a great bunch of kids.


www.glenn-apiaries.com    a wealth of info regarding bee genetics, photos, queen rearing and more. 


www.pfspbees.org  Partners for Sustainable Pollination-bringing together farmers, growers, beekeepers and scientists to improve honey bee health and support native pollinators.  Offers tips and resources for bee friendly farming.

Great Books
Honeybee Democracy by Thomas D. Seeley
A great book about Bees and their fascinating decision               making process.