World Bee Day - May 20th


Photo Credit: Jani Pusic Jr

Can you spot the Queen Bee in photo #2 ?  HINT: She's the one with the pink dot on her back!

World Bee Day corresponds with an important influencer in the pioneering of beekeeping. In the 18th century, Anton Janša, pioneered modern beekeeping techniques in Slovenia. He was one of the first people to help bring awareness about the importance of bees in the world environment.
Since then, beekeeping has become a vital necessity in the world’s ecosystems and economic systems.
Bees have been around for thousands of years, and the very first bee found was 100 million years old!
𝘿𝙞𝙙 𝙮𝙤𝙪 𝙠𝙣𝙤𝙬? Slovenia has one of the richest beekeeping traditions in the world?  – there are around 90,000 beekeepers in a population of just two million.
🐝 Start a garden with fruits, vegetables, and flowers like; sunflowers, thyme, dill, and fennel
🐝 Find a local beekeeper, talk to them to find suitable ways to keep your garden or outdoor space a bee-friendly environment.
If you’re looking for a way to help raise awareness of bee endangerment, SHARE and spread the love about World Bee Day through social media!!
𝙃𝙤𝙬 𝘿𝙤 𝙔𝙤𝙪 𝙇𝙞𝙠𝙚 𝙏𝙤 𝙀𝙖𝙩 𝙔𝙤𝙪𝙧 𝙃𝙤𝙣𝙚𝙮 🍯
....I love eating honey on top of my homemade Slovenian crepes — In Slovenian they are called Palačinke 🥞 Recipe:
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Photo Credit: Jani Pusic Jr 🐝

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