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11 Things You Should Know Right Now About Honey Bees

They're in danger! Both Colony Collapse Disorder and honey-thieving bears are making life difficult for the little guys. Fortunately Jim Beam® Honey is donating money to save the honey bees and suing the bears! Follow #suethebears to keep up with all the action.

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1. A hive of honey bees will fly 90,000 miles, the equivalent of three orbits around earth, to collect 2.2 pounds of nectar to produce honey.