The children at the Toko School are combining their math lessons with their honey collection. What a great way to make learning fun! We're so glad to be a part of this project.
Click here to read their latest blog entry.
For new readers of our blog, we donated beehives to our little friends at the Toko School in New Zealand. Our head beekeeper, Raul, has guided them through the process of beekeeping. Scroll down in our blog to read about their journey through this process.
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Have you heard that honeybees never sleep? It seems to be a notion that is perpetuated by word of mouth. Researchers say otherwise. It just goes to prove that you can’t believe everything you hear.
According to Jürgen Tautz in his book The Buzz About Bees, foragers enter a pronounced state of sleep—largely at night and in the hive. However, sometimes they sleep outside the hive as well. In addition, beekeepers and bee photographers the world over have reported seeing bees asleep in flowers. The bees may remain stationary for hours, only to fly away when disturbed.