▪ Over 1/3 of the foods we eat comes from insect pollinated crops. Some of our favorites like coffee and chocolate require pollination.

▪ Honeybees are responsible for pollinating 80% of fruit, vegetables, and seeds in the U.S.

Nuts, cotton, hay, and alfalfa grown require pollination by insects.

Beeswax Facts

10 flowers can yield 1 drop of nectar 

(one bee can hold one drop of nectar).

10 drops of nectar yield one drop of honey.

10 drops of honey yield one drop of beeswax.

1000 flowers yield one drop of beeswax.