Bees And Pollen

Updated: 16th April 2023

There is pollen, and there's 'bee pollen'. 

Pollen is found on or inside flower heads, and is a very important source of protein and nutrients for bees. 

'Bee pollen' is often vaunted as a 'super food'.  It's the pollen gathered by honey bees, gathered from the beehive by beekeepers.

All About Bee Pollen

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More pollen related topics

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    Why do bees need nectar and pollen – and how do they use it? A look at this question from the perspective of different types of bees.

  • What Is Pollen?
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  • Pollen Stain Removal
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  • How Do Bees Collect Pollen?
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  • Fennel Pollen And Nectar
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  • Pollen Count Today
    What’s The Pollen Count Today? Find out your local pollen count by geographical area. Mold count also available. Also, take a look at these hay fever tips.

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