It’s estimated that bees pollinate around 30% of food crops worldwide. In other words, these vital pollinators are absolutely essential for global food production and, consequently, global food security. Unfortunately, though, the heavy use of pesticides globally has led to a significant decline in bee numbers. For example, in South West China, pesticide use has completely […]
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It’s said that bees are responsible for one out of every three bites of food we eat. That staggering statistic isn’t just referring to people who have a penchant for honey either because while that is a fantastic natural food stuff, it’s the flowers bees pollinate that makes them a crucial part of our ecosystem. That’s […]