The Importance of Bees

RAPID CITY S.D. (KOTA TV) - South Dakota is the second largest honey producing state in the nation, but honey bees do more than just make honey: they play an integral role in the state's economy.

To learn more about the bee keeping process and how to start your own hive, Runnings hosts a bee seminar for locals to come and get more information. Farmers rely on honey bees to pollinate their crops and help increase their yield. The seminar was a platform for the public to to learn about any misconception they may have about honey bees.

If you're interested in starting a honey bee hive, begin by talking with an expert to get more information.