FUN FACTS

ONE COLONY CAN HAVE 20,000-60,000 BEES WITH ONE QUEEN

QUEEN BEES CAN LAY UP TO 2500 EGGS A DAY

HONEY BEES ARE THE ONLY INSECT THAT PRODUCES FOOD THAT PEOPLE CAN EAT

HONEY NEVER SPOILS

HONEY BEES BEAT THEIR WINGS ABOUT 190 TIMES A SECOND - 11,400 TIMES A MINUTE

HONEY BEES HAVE 2 SEPARATE STOMACHS - 1 FOR FOOD, 1 JUST FOR NECTAR

HONEY BEES HAVE BEEN HERE FOR OVER 30 MILLION YEARS

HONEY BEES FLY 15 MILES PER HOUR

HONEY BEES TRAVEL AROUD 3 MILES FROM THEIR HIVE

HONEY BEES COMMUNICATE WITH EACH OTHER BY DANCING, CALLED THE WAGGLE DANCE