Seventy-five percent of all crops grown for human consumption rely on pollinators, predominantly bees, for a successful harvest. But over the last decade, both native and honey bee populations have been declining at alarming rates, raising concerns about the impact on our global food security.
DYK Organic farming alleviates many threats to pollinators, and organic farms support significantly more pollinators than conventional farms?
Learn more and join the conversation during our #BeeOrganic Twitter Party on Thursday, June 18 at 5pm EST.
OTA Position on Pollinator Health: http://bit.ly/1TbICUH
Organic Center Pollinator Report: http://bit.ly/1GlEagu