Raise honey bees
A weeklong, citywide festival celebrating the honeybee. Honey Week 2016 merges the educational, the entertaining, additionally the downright delicious. From beekeeping classes to honey-themed dinners, apiary trips to honey tastings, cooking courses to children's workshops, the event flits from community to area, attracting deep from apicultural practices and nyc's cultural traditions alike. The week culminates inside sixth annual daylong Honey Fest at Rockaway Boardwalk for a free of charge, family-friendly extravaganza featuring art, meals, songs, kids’ crafts and arts, the Bee Marketplace, and, needless to say, honey galore!
As honeybee communities decrease global, ab muscles success of your food production system is threatened. The canaries within our agricultural coal mine, Apis mellifera have plenty to show us about ecosystem survival and resilience. Their incredible hierarchy, astounding industriousness, and the exquisite crops they produce happen revered by humans since ancient times. We must work today to teach ourselves about any of it crucial species and honor the inspiring contributions they make on wellness of your struggling planet.
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Do worker bees kill drone bees for laziness? - Quora
Nah, they don't sting them to death just kick them out and don't let them back in. In early winter when bees go into winter mode they want to conserve as much energy and food as they can to make it through the winter. As the queen doesn't lay in the winter the drones have no usefulness so they kick them out into the cold. The hive is the organism and at that point those drones are only a drag.
The drones are bigger and make a much louder buzzing noise. When the ladies start kicking them out you can catch them and have a pet bee as they can't sting you.