YS Organic Bee Farms Fresh Royal Jelly has the highest potency and freshness guaranteed. Royal Jelly is 100% Pure and Queen Bee accepted in most acivated state. Royal Jelly is a thick, milky substance secreted from the pharyngeal glands of a special group of young nurse bees between their 6th and 12th days of life after birth.The nutritional significance of Royal Jelly is the fact that the differentiation of the female larvae is totally dependent upon their early developmental stage. In the larvae stage, they are absolutely identical and feed on Royal Jelly for the first three days after hatching. The fertilized eggs give rise to females which are either sexually immature small workers bees or large, fertile queens.From the fourth day on, only the special larvae selected to become the Queen continues to be fed with Royal Jelly throughout her entire life, while the worker bees are fed on regular hone and pollen. The fascinating discover was that nutrition was the only distinctive difference between the worker bees and the Queen. The Queen Bee is made, not born. The Queen Bee is mother of a quarter of a million bees, and amazingly lays over 2,000 eggs in a single day. The life span of the Queen lasts for to five years, contrary to the considerably shorter lives of workers, an average of 3 months or less. Royal jelly is truly a miracle food!48 - Hour extracting method and quality controlBeekeepers with whole life time experience know the quality of Royal Jelly is critically dependent on the time at which it is extracted from the beehive. This process can be initiated anywhere from 24 to 72 hours of gestation but the most effective time is immediately after 48 hours. After extensive testing, it was found that the nutritional properties of this substance are the most potent for peak effect at this time. Fresh Royal Jelly in its natural state is powerful is a powerful life reproduction energy source and is the only form which the Queen Bee approves.