It’s National Pollinator Month and we’re here to tell you what the “buzz” is all about!
- Honey bees contribute nearly $20 billion to the value of U.S. crop production.
- The Cornhusker State is home to about 700 beekeepers, operating about 115,000 colonies of bees.
- A typical beehive can produce anywhere from 30 to 100 pounds of honey a year.
Friday Five was filmed at Honey Bee World, Inc. near Bennet, Nebraska.
5) Role of Pollinators in Agriculture
4) Challenges Facing Pollinators
3) Million Pollinator Garden Challenge
2) Sweet as Honey
1) Nebraska’s Buzzin’ Bee Industry