Sister, Can You Spare Some Food?

By Kathy Keatley Garvey (Bug Squad - Happenings in the Insect World)   9/11/12

We can all learn from the honey bees.

Worker bees--sisters--are like feeding machines. They not only feed each other, but feed the queen and their brothers, the drones.

It's a marvelous sight to see, nectar being passed from one bee to another.

Honey bee expert Norman Gary, emeritus professor of entomology at the University of California, Davis, and a beekeeper for more than six decades, says it well in his newly published...



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