Colin Bates

Colin Bates

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I like the worker bee WORKER bees are always females, they tend to eggs & the queen & gather pollen for honey ~ Queen bee mates with the drones & lays the new "bee babies" ~ DRONES are the males - their only purpose is to mate with the queen

I couldn't help but pinning this wonderful insect that is such wonderful friends to any gardener.

Bee Anatomy - Bee anatomy is similar to other insects' and consists of the head, thorax and abdomen. Learn about bee anatomy and view pictures of basic bee anatomy.

Honey Bee waterer - fits a 5 gallon bucket and floats on the water so the bees can drink without drowning.

Honey Bee waterer - fits a 5 gallon bucket and floats on the water so the bees can drink without drowning. But much simpler to just put a stick in the bucket of water, or rocks in a bird bath . so the bees can climb out.

The Homestead Survival: The Beekeeper's Bible: Bees, Honey, Recipes & Other Home Uses Book

The Beekeeper's Bible: Bees, Honey, Recipes & Other Home Uses by Richard Jones / The Beekeeper’s Bible is as much an ultimate guide to the practical essentials of beekeeping as it is a beautiful almanac to be read from cover to cover. / Our Library

How to render beeswax from honeycomb in a few easy steps. Montana Homesteader

How to render beeswax from honeycomb in a few easy steps. Montana Homesteader put in cheesecloth in water in old pot heat on low use tongs to get all out cool and scoop beeswax off top