Why we need Bees

Why we need Bees

Imagine a picnic without bees… Bees are critical to food supplies, 13 of the foods we eat are pollinated by bees – especially the good stuff (our “superfoods” rich in vitamins and nutrients). If bees were extinct, we may lose all the plants that bees...
Kid’s Activity Sheets – Bees as pollinators

Kid’s Activity Sheets – Bees as pollinators

Bees are winged insects closely related to wasps and ants, known for their role in pollination and, in the case of the best-known bee species, the western honey bee, for producing honey. Bees are a monophyletic lineage within the superfamily Apoidea. They are...