Insect Update: Wasp And Bumble Bee Queens

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Heard On The Larry Meiller Show
Sweat bee on flower.
Yes, this tiny insect is a bee, a sweat bee. Like most bees, they are docile and are unlikely to sting. Image by Gwen M from Pixabay 

Spring is an important time for pollinators. We talk about wasp and bee queens and their quest for good nesting sites. We also take a look at the more numerous solitary bees and how to attract them to your garden.

Episode Credits

  • Larry Meiller Host
  • Jill Nadeau Producer
  • Phil Pellitteri Guest