Tag Archives: native bees

traps in the honey-pot …

What, climate change not killing off the bees after all? … (pollination halved) Why the Buzz About a Bee-pocalypse Is a Honey Trap Populations of the pollinators are not declining and a ban on neonic pesticides would devastate U.S. agriculture. … Continue reading

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going nutty for bees …

The bee industry is under crisis in the US currently, due to a wide range of issues, not the least is the reliance of bees on almond orchards. Here in Broome, we have a similar nut from a couple of … Continue reading

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native bee study for Broome …

Native bees are common in the Kimberley. They are small, stingless, and produce plentiful honey or ‘sugarbag’, as the original inhabitants call it. Research has been limited, but now the Kings Park Botanical Gardens are about to undertake a study … Continue reading

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