Learn how a honey bee queen is made and how she lives. Its remarkable. From egg to adult is only 14 days. She then leaves the hive with about a dozen drone (male) bees and flies into the sky with them where she will mate with them. The drones die and she returns to the hive mated for life! She will lay a thousand eggs a day and is waited on hand and foot by the worker bees the remainder of her life!