Showing posts with label insects. Show all posts
Showing posts with label insects. Show all posts

Sunday, June 9, 2013

What are the name of the insects that make food for HUMANS??



Name one INSECT that make a form of food for humans?

HONEY BEES!! Yes! Honey bees are the only one insect that make a form of food for us. Aren’t you little intrigued about Honey bees now? Let see some crazy facts about them.


▲Honey bees never sleep!

▲3 types of Honey bees: Queen, Worker, and Drone


▲The queen may lay 600-800 or even 1,500 eggs each day during her 3     or 4 year lifetime. This daily egg production may equal her own weight.

▲She is constantly fed and groomed by attendant worker bees.

▲Honey bees' wings stroke 11,400 times per minute, thus making their distinctive buzz

▲Honeybees are responsible for pollinating approx. 80% of all fruit, vegetable and seed crops in the U.S.


………What it takes them to make honey?????

To make one pound of honey, the bees in the colony must visit 2 million flowers, fly over 55,000 miles and will be the lifetime work of approximately 768 bees





Source:
"Fun Facts." [Online]  <http://www.utahcountybeekeepers.org/fun_facts.html>

How many words are there in English?

Unfortunately, there's no exact count of the number of words in the English language because languages are flexible and expanding.