That said, even if you’re not a big cereal eater, Cheerios is recognizing this disturbing trend in the bee population and is pledging to give away 100 million wildflower seeds. At the time of this post, they have already reached 10% of their goal. So check out the link to sign up for your free packet, as well as gain some further information on what an important role that bees can play.
You may have heard the headlines about bee populations declining, but according to a new report, more than 700 bee populations could be heading toward extinction. Not good. Yes, bees frequently get equated with pollinating in our gardens, and honeybees with honey of course, but they can also do so much more, especially when it comes to agricultural production.