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Organic bee pollen benefits

There are some statistics to note in this article about honey. They are:

  • To make one pound of honey, a honey bee would have to fly about 90,000 miles.
  • A honey bee will produce one twelfth of a teaspoon of honey in its lifetime.
  • Bees are pollinators, and are responsible for cross-pollination, which helps crops and wild plants thrive.
  • Bees pollinate more than $15 million a year in crops in the United States.
  • In 2014, there were an estimated 2.7 million honeybee colonies in the United States.
  • As of 2014, the number of colonies managed by human beekeepers was at the highest it has been in 20 years.
  • Bee pollen is about 40% protein and is rich in amino acids.
  • Since 2006, the retail price of honey has almost doubled.
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