This three-year commitment is the result of the shared mission of protecting and promoting honeybees and other helpful pollinators, and working with growers to make it all happen. more »
Pollination in almond orchards has become an incredible market, joining the ranks of irrigation and harvest at 15-20% of a field’s annual costs, while marking what the Almond Board of California calls the largest pollination event in the world. ... more »
Pollination conditions when almond trees are in bloom can be far from ideal, however, Biobest has some suggestions.
Now we are in mid-winter, most trees have lost their leaves and are waiting for s... more »
Honeybees and native pollinators will find more forage in California’s almond orchards this spring as a result of the almond community’s five-point Pollinator Protection Plan.
Announced one yea... more »
On Thursday, Jan. 28, the Western Growers Center for Innovation & Technology (WGCIT) Grower Trial Network met virtually to discuss bee pollination season in the West.
ApisProtect and The Bee ... more »
Hear that buzz? That's the sound of millions of bees getting ready for the largest pollination event in the world - California almond bloom.
The season usually begins around Valentine's Day, Feb. 1... more »
Pollinators, such as honeybees, sustain ecosystems by transferring pollen to flowers, which supports seed, fruit and vegetable production. Pollinator populations are declining across the globe due to ... more »
Beekeepers who suffered losses from a lightning-sparked wildfire last summer say they have a few surviving honeybee colonies, and look forward to spring when they can build more hives for almond polli... more »