Anyone who’s attended a Kerr Center horticulture workshop in the last umpteen years has been exposed to the idea that crop rotations confer numerous benefits both on the soils they’re carried out on, and on the crops that grow in those soils. Studies hot off the academic presses have just added more support to the notion.
Learn About Safe Use of Pesticides for Pollinators
“Organic-Approved Pesticides: Minimizing Risks to Pollinators” is a fact sheet from the Xerces Society which details which pesticides, repellants, etc. are non-toxic to pollinators, background on effects of pesticides on bees, and approaches to safer pesticide applications.