What arethe advantages and disadvantages of apiculture?

Advantages of apiculture:
1. It provides us with honey, wax etc
2. It increases crop yield as bees act as good pollinators.
3. It provides livelihood to many people.
4. It help in education as students can be taught about honey bees and their behaviour by visiting the beehive farm.
5. It needs less investment and time to get the products like honey wax etc.

Disadvantages: There are only few disadvantages and these are:
1. The equipment for rearing bees may sometimes get costlier
2. There may be issue with the people living around the bee farm.
3. The flowering and harvesting of honey is dependent on climate.

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