Seeing a Bee would probably make most of us worried because of that nasty habit they have of stinging you. But a government report released recently says we should be more worried for bees. It talks about some threats that are doing a lot of damage to bee populations overseas.
Which plants should you choose for your Bee-Friendly Garden? We ran a survey in Aussie Bee Bulletin asking readers across Australia to nominate the favourite flowers loved by their local native bees. Here are ten of the top plants that were recommended:
In China’s mountainous Maoxian region in Sichuan Province, there are almost 6,500 hectares of pear and apple orchards. Every year, villagers descend on the farmlands to begin the monumental task of pollinating every single fruit blossom – by hand.
Save the Bees Australia aims to empower others to create change in their world. Bees and humanity face a major challenge from insecticides, herbicides, industrial-scale monoculture food farming and habitat fragmentation.