NEWS - Mason Bees Promote Food Security and Conservation

May 13, 2020 1 Comment

NEWS - Mason Bees Promote Food Security and Conservation

Jim Watts, owner of Rent Mason Bees in Woodinville, Washington, "knows the value and business of native mason bees. Rent Mason Bees offers a pollination service much like commercial apiaries, but Watts’ crop is not honey. It's more bees. Rent Mason Bees is devoted to making mason bees available for everyone from large-scale pollination needs such as commercial orchards, right down to a studio apartment, and everything in between. And the process begins with you."

Great article from Brad Trumbo, Biologist and Outdoor Writer, read the whole entry here.





1 Response

Wanda G Hinkle
Wanda G Hinkle

May 15, 2020

My plants are not flowering yet. I have never had mason bees before and will need complete instructions for using them in my garden. My property backs up to a creek. I live in a condo complex. Not sure if there are regulations regarding bees. I probably won’t rent them till next year as my fruit trees have never bloomed yet. This year they are 6 years old but I took them from flower pots to the ground planting last year.

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