All posts tagged bees

  • Tips for establishing pollinator habitats on farms

    With last week being National Pollinator Week, bees have been particularly top-of-mind for those of us in the ag industry. For me, pollinators are top-of-mind for another reason: my family recently planted an Operation Pollinator plot on our farm near Marshall, Minn. My family made the decision to establish a pollinator habitat for several reasons: bringing renewed purpose and vitality to previously unused land, introducing more color and beauty to the farmscape and, at the…