Bemis Honey Bee Farm hosting Arkansas Bee Day in Little Rock this weekend

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.- Few people realize how important bees are, but they are the heart of our survival.

They pollinate 1 in 3 bites of food we eat and 80% of the world’s flowering plants. They are also essential to the health and prosperity of countless ecosystems.

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Bemis Honey Bee Farm is hosting Arkansas Bee Day Saturday, April 20. It is designed to raise awareness about how vital bees are to society and prompt people to be more active in their survival.

Beekeepers around the world have lost about 45% of their colony since 2020, and it has raised concern.

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Since then, many efforts have been made to “Save the Bees,” and events like National Bee Day are dedicated to the repopulation of bees and their species.

For more information on Bee Day 2024, visit

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