The lifespan of a bumble bee is only a few months, although queens are able to survive for up to a year. Bumble bees are unable to survive cold winter weather, and the stress of their work quickly takes a toll. More »

A male bee is called a drone. Male honeybees do not have stingers and are the product of an unfertilized egg. The female worker bees collect nectar and pollen, but the sole purpose of a drone's life is to mate with the q... More »

A young bee is called a larva or pupa. A larva is the small white worm that precedes the pupal phase of a bee's life cycle. The pupa is the life cycle phase in which a larva physically changes into an adult bee. More »

A bumblebee trap is a way of safely capturing insects from the genus Bombus. Bee traps in general are used by bee keepers to control bee colonies or start a new colony, and by pest control agents to remove or kill troubl... More »

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A male bee is called a drone. Male honeybees do not have stingers and are the product of an unfertilized egg. The female worker bees collect nectar and pollen, but the sole purpose of a drone's life is to mate with the q... More »

A young bee is called a larva or pupa. A larva is the small white worm that precedes the pupal phase of a bee's life cycle. The pupa is the life cycle phase in which a larva physically changes into an adult bee. More »

Some stores that sell packaged bees and queens include GaBees.com, PackageBeesForSale.com, HoneyBeesOnline.com and DraperBee.com. Purchase bee packages, queen bees, and beekeeping equipment, including bee food and medica... More »

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