efectos del sobreuso de los antibióticos

Overuse of antibiotics brings risks for bees and for us

The overuse of antibiotics in both humans and humans is a long-term health hazard. In the case of bees, they reduce their chances of survival by half, as it destroys their intestinal flora and makes them weaker. The bee, like the human being,…
Las abejas aprender mientras duermen

Bees learn while they sleep, so they might dream.

It seems that bees are only used to produce raw honey, wax, propolis, pollen and royal jelly. Knowing the nature of bees, is helping science to know better the human brain and achieve many solutions to problems in society. In El Cortijuelo…
lavender in organic farming

We can achieve 100% organic honey

How can we know if bees from organic beehives collect only nectar from flowers and honeydew trees in organic production? This is a question that many consumers of organic raw honey ask ourselves. The answer of an expert would be, this cannot…
1-4 Dioxano en productos de cosmética

1-4 Dioxane, an ingredient commonly used in cosmetic products

UK politicians are demanding a ban on the compound 1-4 Dioxane, a compound commonly found in gels, body lotions, anti-wrinkle creams and other natural and conventional cosmetic products, which is believed to be carcinogenic. Find out more…
pupa de abeja

Natural Plastic Recycling

Currently the planet Earth has a very pressing problem with the amount of plastics produced each year and their difficult disintegration, ending many of them finally at the bottom of the oceans. Ocean currents carry tons of these microplastics,…
recolección de la aceituna

Possible decrease in production for the next olive oil season

Numerous extra virgin olive oil cooperatives from Castilla la Mancha have met in a Sectorial Assembly of Olive Oil in mid-June of this year 2017 with the aim of studying the situation of their sector and begin to prepare estimates on olive oil…

Maintaining a healthy brain

We tend to be more concerned with the health of our body than with mental health, which acts as one. Long-term body health is not possible if we do not maintain comprehensive mental health. For them we must follow a healthy diet, the Mediterranean…
bosque de Zimbabue

Bees and honey production protect Zimbabwe's forest

In eastern Zimbabwe, a Central African country, beekeeping and organic honey production is becoming an alternative source of income. At the same time, this activity is reducing forest fires and improving forest conservation. Honeybees are…
la ciencia podría revolucionar la fotografía

Honey Bees Could Revolutionize Photography

Honeybees play an essential role in nature and in our society. In nature they are an essential link in the ecological chain when pollinating wild flowers. In our consumer society, they also play a very important role, because thanks to them…
el mejor aceite de oliva

The best olive oil 2016/17

Spain has historically been recognised as a geographical point for large volumes of olive oil production, doubling the average production to our nearest competitor, Italy. However Italy took all the medals and recognitions of having the best…