Maine State Insect - Honey Bee
Maine State Insect

Honey Bee

The Honey Bee, designated as the official state insect of Maine, plays a vital role in the state's ecosystem and agricultural industry. These industrious insects are not only responsible for pollinating a wide range of crops, including blueberries, apples, and strawberries, but they also contribute significantly to Maine's honey production. Known for their exceptional work ethic and remarkable social organization within hives, Honey Bees exemplify the spirit of industriousness and cooperation celebrated by the state of Maine, making them a fitting choice as its official state insect.

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