Celebrate World Bee Day

Help celebrate World Bee Day, on 20th May. How well do you know your bees? We give tips on how to help these busy creatures in your organic garden.
Bee hovering by a sunflower
Do all bees make honey? What is a solitary bee? What can I plant to bring bees into my growing area? See here for a celebration of bees on World Bee Day. Read about these fascinating insects, how they help us, and how we can help them.
Also on World Bee Day, the EU Commission will vote to regulate pesticide testing standards. It is the hope of European beekeepers, and anyone who cares for the natural environment, that all bee-killing neonicotinoid pesticides will be banned.
Let's make every day an improvement in the busy bee’s life….