Nearly Half of Honey Tested Contains Mostly Rice Syrup, Wheat Syrup or Sugar Beet Syrup

April 21, 2019 at 1:13 pm





Honey makers are secretly “watering” down their honey with cheap syrups that have been impossible to detect until now.

Bumblebees are Now Officially Endangered: Here Are 5 Ways You Can Help Bring Them Back

March 7, 2019 at 5:09 pm





Bumblebees don’t make honey, but they are the primary pollinator for many of the foods we eat, and the ONLY pollinator for some crops like tomatoes, blueberries and kiwis.

France Becomes The First Country to Ban All Five Pesticides Linked to Bee Deaths

January 24, 2019 at 7:24 pm




France’s new ban goes further than the European Union’s, which outlaws only 3 bee-killing pesticides 

How to Attract and Help Protect “Super Pollinator” Mason Bees

July 13, 2018 at 1:12 pm





One native mason bee can pollinate as many blossoms as 100 honey bees. And they’re endangered, so here’s how to help them out, while they help your garden grow:

These Bees Make Flower-Petal Nests for Their Babies

June 2, 2018 at 5:09 am




Mothers of a rare bee species build beautiful “petal-mache” cocoons for each of their eggs

Beekeeping Dog Helps Protect Bees from Extinction

May 27, 2018 at 10:26 pm




This dog is trained to sniff out the most infectious and deadly bee bacteria on the planet, helping prevent its spread

Time for U.S. to Ban Bee-Killing Insecticides

May 2, 2018 at 11:21 pm





American beekeeper says its time to follow Europe’s lead and ban all insecticides that kill bees

Live Free or Die” star Tony Troia inspects the health of his bees at his forest garden in the North Carolina mountains.

EU Bans ALL Bee-Harming Pesticides

May 1, 2018 at 3:37 pm




The world’s most widely used insecticides will be banned across Europe within six months to prevent ecological “armageddon”

16 Reasons To Go Pick Dandelions (Just Save Some for the Bees)

April 10, 2018 at 3:23 pm




Dandelions are one of the most nutrient-dense, medicinal foods on the planet. They make excellent cover crops, fertilizer, chicken feed and food for the bees.

Spiral Shaped Beehives Mystify Scientists (Video)

March 3, 2018 at 1:53 pm




Scientists baffled by the mysterious spiral-shaped fortresses of curious species of “stingless” bees in Australia.

Not only do Australia’s sugarbag bees not sting, they are brilliant architects, building amazing spiral-shaped hives.