Tuesday, June 26, 2012

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Info. on Pollinators

In support of National Pollinator Week, the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service did a series of blog entries on pollinators. They also have a web page about pollinators and showed off the new pollinators poster, "Pollinator Pathways" by Steve Buchanan. I may have to stop by our local NRCS office and see if they have any!
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Monday, June 25, 2012

Velcro flower petals?

Flower petals appear to be smooth, but this article discusses a study that shows the petals act like Velcro to bee feet!