Urban Beekeeping Projects….

bee keeping

I know you have heard about the bee population declining, the following article is of interest since there is a need for a robust bee revival for our survival……

Did you know that 70 out of the top 100 food crops that humans consume — which are responsible for supplying about 90 percent of the world’s nutrition — are pollinated by bees? As Greenpeace puts it, “You have a bee to thank for every one in three bites of food you eat.” This is one of the main reasons that people are so concerned about the dwindling numbers of honeybees.

http://ecosalon.com/can-urban-beekeeping-projects-save-our-food-system-foodie-underground/