The Difference Between Honey Bees and Bumblebees

The Difference Between Honey Bees and Bumblebees

In this article, we take a look at the difference between honey bees and bumblebees. This is quite an interesting set of questions to ask, as it shows how small problems with materials science can limit our options in life. In this case, bumblebees could not cross the equator without human help, but bees could. … Read more

How to Get Rid of Bumblebees Without Killing Them

How to Get Rid of Bumblebees Without Killing Them

In this article, we will look at how to make bumblebees go away without killing them. If we cannot make them go away, then we will look at how to remove them, and finally, once we have got rid of them, we need to look at how to stop them from coming back. What is … Read more

A Bee With An Orange Stripe

If you are trying to identify a bee with an orange stripe or a bee with an orange bum, there are a few candidates, all of whom are amazing little friends to have in your garden. Let us take a look at a few candidates who meet these criteria! Bees are in general commonly colored … Read more

Are Black Bees Poisonous?

Are Black Bees Poisonous

Black bees are a common term for a type of carpenter bee. Carpenter bees are wood nesting bees, gentle souls, and exceptional pollinators. Are black bees poisonous? Not really. Read further to find out how you can live with these lovely bees, avoid problems and save damage to your buildings. Clearing Up What A Black … Read more

Ground Bees In Wisconsin

Ground Bees In Wisconsin

Depending on where you are in the world, ground bees mean different things. Ground bees in Wisconsin refer to solitary bees that nest in clusters in the ground. These bees are of very little threat to anybody, and they serve an incredibly important pollination service. Read further to find out how you can live with … Read more

How To Get Bees Out Of Your House

How To Get Bees Out Of Your House

How to get bees out of your house? First, we need to figure out why bees are in your house. Once we know this, let’s look at cultural sensitivities and how to get bees out of your house without killing them. Alternatively, we explore the more drastic “How do you get rid of bees instantly?” … Read more

How Many Wings Does A Bumblebee Have??

The bumblebee is a unique creature, with four wings and two sets of eyes. It has been the subject of many scientific studies in recent years due to its evolutionary origins as well as its complexity. This question asks about how many wings does a bumblebee have? The “how many legs does a bumblebee have” … Read more

How Can I Get Rid Of Bees?

The insect known as a honey bee, is one of the most important pollinators in the world. There are several types of bees including bumblebees and mason bees that produce nectar for flowers. They help bring on seasons such as spring and fall which can be easily seen with their presence. The “get rid of … Read more

Identifying A Bees Nest

Identifying A Bees Nest

I get calls so often where people say “There are bees in my garden come and take them away”. Nearly 50% of these bees turn out to be hornets, wasps, carpenter bees, and once or twice ants and termites!! Identifying a bee’s nest is an important skill for beekeepers, as it determines the method you … Read more