A returning forager with a load of antimicrobial plant resins on her leg. When the resins are scraped off and applied to the inner surfaces of the hive, they are then called “propolis.” The varnish of propolis creates a waterproof line of defense against parasites and pests.
Alternative Gardning: How to perform a soil test
simple outdoor play. creative + colorful. no fancy manufactured playscapes. love love love this!
How to Make a Ladybug Feeder Attract Them to Your Garden ~ they feed on aphids, mealybugs, leaf hoppers, scales and mites.