I recently came across a fundraiser to find out if the plants we buy from garden centres, even the ones with the ‘perfect for pollinators’ logo, are free from pesticides and really save for bees. I thought it might interest some of you.
It’s by Dave Goulson, an ecologist and specialist in bumblebee conservation. He’s the founder of the bumblebee conservation trust.
Check out the details here: Pesticides And Bees: Keeping Bees Safe In Our Gardens