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Don drone honeybee, the male of the hive

zangano con aparato reproductor

Drone honeybee, but not lazy. The male of the hive. Its presence is synonymous with reproduction, fertilization, stability, abundance and continuity. That, until the climate changes, food is scarce, and they are violently expelled… Ecocolmena Although it is usually linked to laziness and laziness, the truth is that Don zángano, the male of the hive, […]

Apitoxin, the secret of bee venom

veneno de abeja apitoxina

The secret of bee venom called apitoxin. They use it as a defense system, because bees do not attack, they defend themselves against predators. The apitoxin is the poison secreted by Apis mellifera worker bees of various bee species, which use it as a means of defense against predators and for bee-to-bee combat. In venomous […]

Eat garlic and honey on an empty stomach for 7 days

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May your food be your medicine and your medicine your food. The aphorism that Hippocrates, father of Medicine, bequeathed 2,400 years ago. Eat garlic and honey on an empty stomach for 7 days and see what happens. Nature’s pharmacy Inside our house we have a large pharmacy with natural remedies that we often ignore. Many […]

The 8 most expensive honeys in the world for their qualities

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We are going to review the list of the 8 most expensive honeys in the world that would leave any pocket trembling. They are honeys from unique places and with endemic flowers that do not exist in other places. Honey has always been used as food and medicine. But in some parts of the world, […]

Benefits and properties of Apis mellifera honey

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We know you like it, we tell you about the benefits and properties of Apis mellifera honey. Since humans first tasted it, they have taken advantage of its great nutritional and medicinal value. The benefits and properties of Apis mellifera honey for human health have been known since ancient times. Both in topical use and […]

Breathe the air of the hive

Inhalación del aire de las colmenas

Breathe the air from the hive to help minimize asthma and reduce respiratory allergies in a complementary way. Scientific research is still lacking to reinforce its value, and some people already have it available. Bees bring multiple products of nature to the hive, plus those that they produce from their own body, it is said […]

Top 10 mistakes a novice beekeeper makes

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The 10 mistakes a novice beekeeper makes always provide an opportunity to learn and correct and learn to identify them. When we start in beekeeping, we have to learn alone, making mistakes that sometimes cost us the loss of the hives, I wish we always had someone to advise us while we learn. We tell […]