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Agriculture Farmscaping to attract beneficial insects

Discussion in 'The Green Patch' started by Ganado, May 31, 2016.

  1. Ganado

    Ganado Monkey+++

    The attached document is... lengthy but about page 20 the pictures of beneficial insects with a chart for how you can attract them to your garden, or farming plot

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  2. marlas1too

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    thanks for the pdf I save books all the time on flash drives
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  3. UncleMorgan

    UncleMorgan I eat vegetables. My friends are not vegetables.

    Good pdf., but it doesn't say anything about bees. Bees are probably the most beneficial of all insects--and not fot the honey they produce, but for their role in pollination.

    Einstein is quoted as having said that if bees went extinct, humans would follow them within four years.

    Everyone that can possibly set up a hive should have one near their garden.
  4. Ganado

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  5. marlas1too

    marlas1too Monkey++

    also wasps,butterfly’s.fly,s,bumble bees in fact any insect attracted to flowers will help pollinate plants
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