Fun Bee Facts
- Bees can forage up to 3 miles from their hive
- A worker bee only lives about 6 weeks in the summer.
- A worker bee it will produce about 1/12 of a teaspoon of honey in her entire life.
- Bees have 5 eyes (two of which are hairy)
- A queen bee can lay up to 2,000 eggs a day
- Bees dance. They can do a waggle dance to give directions to flowers and water.
- Drones don’t have stingers.
- A bee visits 2 million flowers to make 1 pound of honey.