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Keeping Bees and Other Pollinators

Find the beekeeping information you need to help bees survive, as well as other important information related to other pollinators.

4 Ways to Attract Bats to Your Farm for Natural Pest Control
Beat the pests that feast on your crops by creating bat habitats on your farm.

Butterfly Puddling
Bring butterflies to your garden by giving them access to puddles.

How to Build a Single-chamber Bat House
Build this wall-mounted bat house to foster bat habitats on the farm.

5 Pollinator-preservation Pointers
Help increase native-pollinator populations around your farm with these preservation tips.

The Basics of Beekeeping
New Beekeepers: Learn the basics of keeping bees and harvesting honey.

Beekeeping Equipment Checklist
Here's a list of equipment you'll need to get started with beekeeping.

Keeping a Healthy Hive
As a beekeeper you'll want a healthy hive for healthy bees; learn about bee stings and harvesting honey, too.

Bee on Your Way
When you hear the buzzing of bees near your home in spring, you may want to shoo them away. Instead, learn the steps to get visiting bees to set up shop elsewhere.

Infographic: The Buzz on Honey Bees
Take a look inside the life of Honey bees, from their best products to their major threats.

Can You I.D. That Native Bee?
There are some 4,000 different species of bees in North America and some are more common than others. Here are four groups to be on the lookout for.

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