How to Create A Garden They’ll Love
Helping the bee population thrive is so important these days, as they are dying off at an alarming rate due to pesticide use and loss of habitat. These tiny creatures play such a huge role in our food production system that without them, it would be next to impossible to manually pollinate the nation’s crops. Can you imagine a world without blueberries or apples? Spinach and tomatoes? Unfortunately, that’s a very real possibility we face if the bees continue to decline in population. What you can do >>
About the author: After trying a friend’s “homemade” honey 2 years ago, Christy Erickson began learning more about backyard beekeeping and its role in sustainability. She is committed to collecting and distributing the most accurate and up-to-date resources on the bee crisis and information on how to help in your own community. She lives here in Dallas and created SavingOurBees.