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The Buzz On Bees

Bees are busy making more than just Honey Nut Cheerios! It has been said that bees are responsible for one out of every three bites of food we consume. Fruits, vegetables, nuts, fiber and hay all require pollination. Plant seeds cannot be produced without the activity of bees.


Memorial Day: Hosting a Gathering for Hummingbirds

Happy Memorial Day! Over the weekend, you probably fired up your grills, swept off porches and decks, spruced up gardens, opened pools and mixed pitchers of lemonade, all in preparation for the season that lends itself to hosting outdoor fun and merriment. While entertaining family and friends this summer, you can be the "hostess with the mostess" by catering to one of nature's fanciest, fluttering guests: the hummingbird.