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bees

Save Bees and Pollinators, Sow Wild Flower Seeds

Pollinators provide us with every third mouthful we eat. They’re also vital for the survival of other wild plants that support so much of our wildlife. What do pollinators do for us Most of us think of bees in relation to pollination, yet insect pollinators are an incredibly diverse group. Honeybees are usually kept in hives, and are likely responsible for pollinating between 5-15% of the UK’s pollinated crops. That leaves 85-95% of the UK’s insect-pollinated crops relying on wild pollinators. [...]

insects

Insects. Their Importance in our World is Crucial

The Importance of Insects Insects are everywhere around us. They are, by far, the most common animals on our planet. More than 1.5 million species  have been named. This is triple the number of all other animals combined. Even so, some say that the insects that have been given names are only a small fraction of the species in nature. vast numbers are yet to be discovered. Without them, our lives would be greatly different. They pollinate a lot of our fruits, flowers, [...]