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 We love this Bee-Kind advice from Friends of the Earth so we thought we would share it with you.

The Friendly bumble bee is in decline all over Europe.  This is bad news as they pollinate a wide variety of the plants we eat.

 

Bumble bees often nest in compost heaps, so if you see some emerging from yours try to leave them in peace as much as possible – they sting only when provoked and die off naturally in autumn.

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