Contents tagged with pollinators

13 May 2021

Find out about the role of courgette flowers in pollination and learn about the benefits of additional flowers for maintaining bee populations.

12 May 2021

As part of our study, we surveyed courgette fields at three different sites to see whether the presence of wildflowers would attract more pollinators.

12 May 2021

Our study showed that honeybees and bumblebees are the most effective pollinators of field courgettes.

28 April 2021

When sowing field margins and other useful farmland, growers must choose flowering seed mixes that attract pollinators as well as natural enemies of crop pests.

7 October 2021

Arable Connections features at events throughout the UK, giving you the opportunity to discuss the latest practical trials and demonstrations

26 November 2018

Wildflower field margins can improve bee species’ work and aid their conservation