Beekeeping Throughout History
Rock Paintings show people climbing cliffs to retrieve honey.
Spanish import first European honey bees to South America
Charles Butler explains that drones are male.
Langstroth hive is created.
Pottery hives are found in Greece.
"King Bees" are discovered to be female.
Italian bees are brought to Virginia.
Wax comb foundation is invented.
First queen bees are shipped in the mail.
Centrifugal extractor is invented.
Moses Quinby invents the modern smoker.
Africanized bees are brought to Brazil.
Africanized bees reach North America