down the grassy lane, over the river, through the orchards and you're there

bumble bees

Sun Jan 11 2015 by Tash
Did you know that the best pollinators for fruit trees (apples especially) are our native, gorgeous, friendly, and increasingly endangered, bumbly bumble bees?
Better than any other insect at ensuring our apple blossom is pollinated and that we get fruit from our trees, we will be taking special care to incorporate bumble bee burrows and habitats in our beautiful new orchards.
Read the bumblebee fact sheet and ensure you have a bumblebee friendly garden and make bumble bee friendly nests with your family!