Site has suggestions for plants/flowers that will attract and provide food for bees in all 4 seasons (click photo)... nice - and informative Journal article, click link here - http://www.jstor.org/stable/2455613?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents. More
Urge the EPA to ban the use of neonicotinoid pesticides from being used on crops and in household products to protect nature’s hardest workers, bees! It’s no longer a mystery. We know what’s killing the bees. They’re being poisoned by neonicotinoid insecticides, manufactured by Bayer Syngenta. Of the 100 crop species that provide 90 percent of the world's food, over 70 are pollinated by bees. No bees, no pollination! No food!. PLZ SIgn Share!
A sewist friend of mine had a birthday this month. I wanted to give her something practical and something with a sewing theme. I knew upfront that a tote bags was out of the question. Tote bags are her specialty. It took a little bit of pondering but I came up with what I think is a great gift.