Bee Culture

CATCH THE BUZZ – How to Keep Bees in the Orchard

How do you keep bees in your orchard when there are more attractive flowering plants in the vicinity? The answer may lie in pheromones. Dollops of pheromones have been sprayed into flowering almond orchards near Robinvale, in north-west Victoria, with the aim of creating excitement among bees, thus creating more nuts. Bees are essential for the fruit to set, so…
UOVBA News Bot
November 23, 2020