The buzz on bees is not all it's made out to be. Firstly, you can host a hive in your garden and not get stung (thanks to the native stingless bee) and Australia is playing an important role in bee preservation and cultivation. But we need to help! Brendan McCool reports.
The FoodFaith community flocked like bees to honey to learn all about native stingless bees from Meliponist (stingless beekeeper), Dan Smailes. It is important to encourage bees for pollination and biodiversity. Albert Einstein said; 'If bees were to disappear from the globe, humankind would only have four years left to live'. Needless to say, they're important little insects. Read about some important facts and source some websites for more information. Photo: Julian Watt.