La polinización de las flores es vital para nuestra alimentación y para la biodiversidad, pero las abejas, unas de las principales encargadas de esta misión, están desapareciendo. Entre otros factores, mueren por la agricultura industrial y su uso de plaguicidas tóxicos. Es urgente, por lo tanto, cambiar el modelo de la agricultura industrial por una agricultura ecológica.
Honey Bee waterer - fits a 5 gallon bucket and floats on the water so the bees can drink without drowning. But much simpler to just put a stick in the bucket of water, or rocks in a bird bath . so the bees can climb out.
Bees: Create a buzz by pinning on a statement bee-shaped brooch, from Fairfax & Roberts. In yellow gold and adorned with black diamonds, it’s an opulent take on the industrious little insect. Photographed by Todd Sutherland.
zen-industrial Alternatively these creations by Greg Corman of Zen Industrial in Tucson, Arizona are created from salvaged materials. Greg uses his scuplture to provide habitats for native, stingless bees (not honeybees).
As you probably know already, the bee population is in consistent decline and has been for some time, with modern industrial farming methods and loss of habitat being identified causes.
HONEY - Bee, honeycomb and honey jewel by Ilgiz Fazulzianov. Ilgiz Fazulzianov lives in Moscow. Two years ago he was awarded Grand prix at the jewellery design competition in Hong Kong for his Bulfinches pendant.
New Invention - Flow: Honey on Tap Directly From your Beehive. It's the beekeepers dream, turn a tap right on your beehive and watch pure fresh honey flow right out of your FLOWhive and into your Jar! No mess no fuss and the bees are hardly disturbed.