During the first week of her life, she few from her colony’s hive and mated with 10 to 20 males from other hives in the area, and so procured a lifetime supply of approximately five million sperm.
For the fertilized eggs of bees, food is destiny.
I had to set out dozens and dozens of nest boxes of various designs to “ask the bees about this matter” of their ideal dwelling place.
Consider, for example, the first stage of every decision-making process, where the critical challenge is to identify the available options.