Plan Bee offers a service that will greatly optimise crop management.
An experiment carried out at Rothamsted Experimental Station in Harpenden, Hertfordshire fund that broad bean plants pollinated by bees produced more seeds per pod, more seeds per plant, heavier seeds and a greater weight of seeds per plant than plants not pollinated by bees.
There was a 71.7% increase in seed yield with bees. The flowering season without bees was extended and the absolute flower abortion rate was higher in the absence of honeybees than with their presence.
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