Did you know...jobs of the workers

Post date: Feb 23, 2011 1:32:55 AM

Did you know... In the summer a colony may have 50,000 bees, with 1 Queen, about 200 Drones & rest are female Workers. The workers progress through different jobs as they get older starting with cleaning their own cell. In 6 weeks she does Cell Cleaning, Tending Brood. Attending the Queen, Receiving Nectar. Cleaning Debris, Packing Pollen, Capping Brood, Comb Building, Ventilating, Guarding, Foraging.