How bees make honey

A new video from the Guardian shows beekeeper Becky Chadd talking about how bees make honey.

Here’s the description of the video: “Bees have amazing communiation and organisational skills. When a bee finds a good source of nectar it will share this with the hive by performing a ‘waggle’ dance. Once the nectar is deposited in the honeycomb, a bee will then fan it with its wings until it has reached the perfect consistency for honey. Watch beekeeper Becky Chadd realease her bees in the New Forest and explain the many intricate talents of the much-loved honey bee.”

Check it out!


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