Mysteries of Bee-keeping Explained

Mysteries of Bee-keeping Explained

Three kinds of bees. Every prosperous swarm, or family of bees, must contain one queen, several thousand workers, and, part of the year, a few hundred drones. The queen is the mother of the entire family; her duty appears to be only to deposit eggs in the cells. As all labor devolves on the workers, they are provided with a sack, or bag, for honey. When the family is large and honey abundant,…

Mysteries of Bee-keeping Explained

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