A World with Bees

A World with Bees

All About Bees
Bees disappearing at an alarming rate is one of the most pressing concerns that do not get enough media mileage in recent years. While there have been efforts to raise awareness on the issue and save the bees, there is still much to be done to address the problem that threatens one of the most hardworking species in the world. Just imagining life without bees leaves a grim outlook for the future given their vital role in the human and animal food supply. Some of the best ways to better understand the issue and be part of the global efforts in saving the bees include an experiential and educational visit to an urban beehive. And to learn more about bees and the threats that face them, here are some interesting…
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The Real Importance Of Bees

All About Bees
Let's face it. We all know how bees can be when it comes to humans. But you know what? We also know how bees can be when it comes to the environment. Bees are well-known for being the guardians of the environment, since the dawn of time even – and yes, in the form of that sweet syrup they make and in the form of that dizzying dance they make (sooo unlike those roaches winter, haha). Moreover, here's a few on the real importance of bees: Bees help plants grow more plants. Most people think that tree planting is the only way for Mother Nature to cope up with her losses. But you know what? All you need is a swarm of bees and you'll never have to worry about…
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Sweet! So How You Make Honey?

Sweet! So How You Make Honey?

Honey Production
You cannot blame Winnie The Pooh for loving honey. The gooey and sticky sweetness makes it very a special treat! So how it is made? Before, to extract honey is to kill the bees. What a cruel way of saying thank you. Good thing that a bee hero came along in 1851, invented a process of extracting honey without killing them. Now, his methods are still being recognized by all beekeepers. Thanks man! Buzzy Workers It starts in the field where busy bee workers suck nectars from plants and store it in their honey sack then return to the hive where they suck them out and chew them and break them down to two sugar types: Fructose and Glucose. The Hive After a long day in the field, bees now…
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Benefits You Can Get From Honey

Benefits You Can Get From Honey

Health
Natural Antiseptic Properties There are endless things you can do with honey. You can mix it with your food to enhance the flavor or you can simply eat it raw. Honey has natural antiseptic properties that fight bacterias and germs. If you have a wound infection, you can use honey to cure it. And if you have zits on your face and would like to use natural cure, use honey by mixing it with crushed garlic. It may sting but it will dry out that annoying zit without leaving marks. Flavonoids and Anti-Oxidants Drinking honey everyday can help in taking care of your heart and immune system. Anti-oxidants are responsible for flushing harmful toxic inside the body. Anti-oxidants help in preserving youth, yes it true! It can help you stay…
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