Bee Facts: June 2020

Bee Facts: June 2020

June was a breeze! It’s time for our monthly Bee Facts again! These creatures doesn’t fail to amaze us, and we keep on learning more and more about them everyday. Find out more about these lovely creatures down below:

bee fact #80

Honeybee Fact 80

The honeybee is the only insect that produces food eaten by man.

Source: https://americanbeejournal.com/tiposlinks/fun-facts/

bee fact #81

Honeybee Fact 81

Honeybees produce beeswax from eight paired glands on the underside of their abdomen.

Source: https://americanbeejournal.com/tiposlinks/fun-facts/

bee fact #82

Honeybee Fact 82

The queen may mate with up to 17 drones over a 1-2 days period of mating.

Source: https://americanbeejournal.com/tiposlinks/fun-facts/

bee fact #83

Honeybee Fact 83

The Honeybee’s wings stroke 11,400 times per minute, thus making their distinctive buzz.

Source: https://americanbeejournal.com/tiposlinks/fun-facts/