eventually may develop "mite tolerance," although the process will be slow.
Moving quietly, he dumped the rest of the honeybees
from the mailing box into the hive.
Like ordinary honeybees
, Africanized bees sting only once, and their venom is no more toxic than that of ordinary honeybees
This year California cherry farmers are making an extra effort to help protect and preserve honeybees
Dr Newman, a neuroscientist at the University, comments: Honeybees
have a sensitive sense of smell and an exceptional ability to learn and memorize new odours.
antennae are blanketed with a jungle of hairlike sensilla, microscopic protrusions housing neurons that transmit sensory information to the brain.
April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Virginia Webb, master beekeeper and producer of MtnHoney pure, raw, natural honey products, has been awarded top honors at the 2012 Black Jar Honey Contest sponsored by the Center for Honeybee
Research in Asheville, NC.
Most of the bees in UK hives come from imported sub-species, but research by the Bee Improvement and Bee Breeders' Association has revealed the native black honeybee
is holding on in parts of the UK where it was said to be extinct.
Histone codes can also be affected by nutrition and environmental factors, so the scientists believe the finding may be another part of the puzzle to explain how eating royal jelly ensures honeybee
larvae turn into queens and not workers.
Individually, they're more productive than honeybees
and can work at lower temperatures.
Beekeepers who partner with their honeybees
to assist them in health and vitality will be rewarded with surplus honey whether they want it or not.
About one-third of commercial food crops rely on honeybees