Beekeeping (or apiculture, from Latin: apis "bee") is the maintenance of honey bee colonies, commonly in hives, by humans. A beekeeper (or apiarist) keeps bees in order to collect their honey and other products that the hive produces (including beeswax, propolis, pollen, and royal jelly), to pollinate crops, or to produce bees for sale to other beekeepers. A location where bees are kept is called an apiary or "bee yard".Depictions of humans collecting honey from wild bees date to 15,000 years ago; efforts to domesticate them are shown in Egyptian art around 4,500 years ago.
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    …. Allowing people to post anonymously has its downside but most of the time people simply enjoy being someone else for a small portion of their day. I can be QueenofAll in the beekeeping room and RetroGirl in the TV room. You can chat about your secret passion without fear of someone tracking you down online and broadcasting it to the world. I’m…

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