Insect diversity boosts longterm stability of crop pollination services

Washington DC (UPI) Mar 17, 2021
Farms surrounded by a greater diversity of insect populations benefit from more stable, reliable pollination services, according to a new study. In a first-of-its-kind study, published Wednesday in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B, scientists measured insect diversity and pollination rates, over a period of several years, on farms across the globe. At hundreds of fa

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