Savvy gardeners know that bees play a vital role in both their flower and vegetable gardens. Bees carry pollen from one plant to another which allows for a variety of plant activities that include reproducing new plants, extended flowering, or setting fruit. Gardens that do not attract a sufficient number of pollinators may become less productive. Fortunately, attracting pollinators is quite easy. We’re going to discuss how to attract bees to your garden in four simple ways. Read more “How to Attract Bees to Your Garden in Four Simple Ways”
Month: March 2018
Bees have been vital pollinators on our planet for thousands of years. And man has been trying to tame them almost as long. Understanding beekeeping — its history, development, and current practices — provides interesting insight into man’s tumultuous relationship with bees. Read more “Understanding Beekeeping – Man’s Relationship with Bees”
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I’m Cheri, and I’ve got a little secret to share: just a few short years ago, I wasn’t especially fond of bees. Nor did I ever aspire to be a beekeeper. But sometimes life takes us down paths we never thought we’d follow. Here’s the story of me and the bees: Read more “The Bees and Me”