secret life of bees barcampLondon8

one year old bee keepers story and knowledge on bees

three types  workers queen drone

how sting works, how nectar store  in be to hive

How is a new queen created?  Type of feeding makes her unique

worker, start  clean cells  for new eggs, nurse bees and attend queen e.g feed clean dirt in hive, make wax, store pollen coming into hive,  enzimes to convert pollen to evaporate water and regulate temperature of hive thus each other,  guard hive from other bees wasps etc etc

flying  literally wear out wings and die

waggle dance   taste pollen and direction relative to the sun  wiggle length  how far way  up to 3 miles

drones –  mate with queen if lucky

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