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Bee facts

  • In the summer time the queen bee can lay up to 2,000 eggs a day.
     
  • A worker bee can fly up to 3 miles from the hive to fetch nectar.
     
  • To make 500g of honey, bees must take nectar from about 2 million flowers.
     
  • Bee stings are being used to reduce inflammation in some medical conditions.
     

 
 
 
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