15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
All for the Queen

Beekeeping has been practised for a millennia, since at least the times of Ancient Egypt and Ancient Greece. Apart from honey and pollination, honey bees produce beeswax, royal jelly and propolis.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2016
Date Uploaded: 05.2017
Photo Location: Van Nuys, California, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D610
Copyright: © Ed Photography