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Why we need to save the bees?
Last Updated: 5th May, 2020
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Hereof, why must we save the bees?
By restoring bee populations and healthierbees,ecological agriculture improves pollination, which inturn improvescrop yields. Ecological farming takes advantage of thenaturalecosystem services, water filtration, pollination,oxygenproduction, and disease and pest control.
Beside above, how can we save the bees? Start a Conversation
- Let Your Lawn Get Back To Its Roots. Let your yard gowild.
- Just say No to Pesticides and Herbicides. Pesticidesandherbicides contain chemicals that are very harmful to beesandother beneficial insects.
- Keep a Bee Garden. Bees like flowers, too.
- Shop Responsibly.
- Bee informed.
Beside this, do we need to save the bees?
So, if we want to save pollinators tosavethe global food supply, we need to study andunderstand thecontributions of all pollinators, not justhoneybees. Colonycollapse disorder—when the majorityof worker beesdisappear, leaving behind the rest of thehive—refers only toa narrowly defined set ofsymptoms.
Why are the bees going extinct?
The main reasons for global bees-declineareindustrial agriculture, parasites/pathogens and climate change.Theloss of biodiversity, destruction of habitat and lack of foragedueto monocultures and bee-killing pesticides areparticularthreats for honeybees and wild pollinators.