1. How Bees See

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    August 7, 2018 by glenfoerd

    Flowers in UV

    Bee vision is one of the great marvels of the natural world. Their compound eyes allow them to pick up minute details in an incredible range of vision, to respond quickly to movement (much more quickly than humans), and to judge distance and dimension with amazing accuracy.

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  2. As Busy as a Bee

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    August 2, 2018 by jhoffdog

    Have you ever wondered about bee’s social lives and how they communicate with each other? Honey bees and bumblebees are …
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  3. Bee pluribus Unum

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    July 31, 2018 by jhoffdog

    Winter is a deadly season for insects. The cold temperatures claim many multi-legged and buzzing victims. Yet bees have adapted …
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  4. Who Knows Better than MOM?

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    July 26, 2018 by KathyMay

    That’s what we asked!  Since the answer is “no one”, Honey Festival 2018 decided to partner with Mom’s Organic Markets.  …
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  5. Bee Toes

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    July 24, 2018 by KathyMay

      Honey bees have had a close relationship with humans for thousands of years and have been intensively studied and …
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  6. What is Bee Bread?

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    July 17, 2018 by lkreslins

    Have you ever heard of Bee Bread? It’s not a sweet and crusty delicacy found at your local bakery or …
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  7. The Birds, the Bees, and the Middle Man

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    July 5, 2018 by glenfoerd

    Humans have long relied on animals to help with tasks: horses transport, mules plow, dogs hunt. Animals, likewise, may be said to rely on humans for their own needs:…