WATCH - #USDABeeWatch cam in Washington, D.C.

WATCH - #USDABeeWatch cam in Washington, D.C.

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The People's Garden Apiary located on the roof of the Jamie L. Whitten Building at USDA Headquarters in Washington, DC is home to approximately 40,000 Italian honey bees.

You can #USDABeeWatch any day of the week by tuning into the live bee cam here:

[http://www.usda.gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome?navid=usdabees]

According to the USDA, the worker bees are all female and are busy collecting nectar and pollen to convert into honey.

Springtime in the Nation's Capital is a major time for honey production by honeybee colonies.

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