You are currently viewing Bee Facts: June 2022

Bee Facts: June 2022

Getting the bees ready for the primary honey flow and spring buildup are the focus of June.  More facts about them are below:

Bee fact #39

Honeybee Fact

Honeybees take turns sleeping. They don’t move their antennae and occasionally fall over sideways.

Source: https://askdruniverse.wsu.edu/2018/07/31/where-do-bees-sleep/

Bee fact #40

Honeybee Fact

Honey is one of the very few recognized sources of the antioxidant pinocembrin.

Source: https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/agricultural-and-biological-sciences/pinocembrin

Bee fact #41

Honeybee Fact

Numerous conditions, such as arthritis and high blood pressure, are treated using bee venom.

Source: https://www.webmd.com/vitamins/ai/ingredientmono-972/bee-venom