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5 Ways to Help Our Disappearing Bees

Animals  (tags: bees, wild lbees, pesticides, die-offs, agriculture, protection, animalwelfare, world, protection, land mine detection, world )

- 2085 days ago -
Colony collapse disorder is claiming many of North America and Europe's bees. But there are simple things you can do to help keep them buzzing.


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Carol H (229)
Saturday July 6, 2013, 2:12 pm
interesting post!! thanks Cal, I will be trying these things!!

Nicole W (646)
Saturday July 6, 2013, 3:46 pm
thank you Cal

Lois Jordan (63)
Saturday July 6, 2013, 4:29 pm
I see a few honeybees in our backyard drinking water out of the pool. Sometimes they have a hard time getting out, so we "lend a hand." They've never stung. But, I am cautious, because we have had several attacks in the past few months around town. Enormous hives have been found with Africanized bees, and many people have been stung dozens of times while trying to flee.

Past Member (0)
Saturday July 6, 2013, 5:03 pm
Thanks Cal

pam w (139)
Saturday July 6, 2013, 7:03 pm
Thanks, Cal...I'm doing all I can. I've seen a few bees in my basil flowers. They like it, too!

Elisa F (235)
Sunday July 7, 2013, 12:32 am
Noted. Thanks Cal.

Maureen C (4)
Sunday July 7, 2013, 12:46 am
No herbicides or pesticides in my area for years, and I have flowering trees, plants, and even weeds flowering.

All kinds of bees are welcome in my garden, and gently shown the way out if they come into the house, which they do!

Elsa Boet (0)
Sunday July 7, 2013, 2:25 am
signed and noted

Sunday July 7, 2013, 2:47 am
noted with thanks & hope...

Past Member (0)
Sunday July 7, 2013, 3:55 am
Thanks for the ideas.

Lindsay Kemp (6)
Sunday July 7, 2013, 4:48 am
Lavender, cotoneaster, blue geraniums (cranesbill), buddleia, cosmos ...

Past Member (0)
Sunday July 7, 2013, 4:53 am
There're a lot simple things we can do

jeanne schreurs (205)
Sunday July 7, 2013, 5:14 am
Thanks for posting Cal.
This is very interesting and informative.

Lisa W (143)
Sunday July 7, 2013, 8:12 am
I grow many flowers that bees love, one is cats love it too! Ty Cal, very important and great article!

. (0)
Sunday July 7, 2013, 8:36 am
I've done what I can to plant only bee friendly flowers-thanks Cal.

Lisa Zilli (17)
Sunday July 7, 2013, 10:11 am
This evening, I will be planting coreopsis in our front and back yards. We hope it will bring the bees so they can pollinate our tomatoes.

Joy M (167)
Sunday July 7, 2013, 12:39 pm
Noted, we have lots of bees in our garden, thank goodness...

Kerstin Strobl (123)
Sunday July 7, 2013, 1:21 pm
I miss the bees, only here and there.......
Sad, thank you Cal for sharing

Past Member (0)
Sunday July 7, 2013, 2:15 pm
interesting thanks

Past Member (0)
Sunday July 7, 2013, 5:23 pm

Danuta W (1251)
Monday July 8, 2013, 3:27 am

Michela M (3964)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 6:30 pm

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Yvonne F (181)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 10:23 am
Thanks Cal for posting!!!

Manuela Gewert (88)
Wednesday November 20, 2013, 4:54 am
Danke für das Teilen!
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