Worldwide, approximately 1,000 plants grown for food, beverages, fibers, spices, and medicines need to be pollinated by animals in order to produce the goods on which we depend. Foods and beverages produced with the help of pollinators include: apples, bananas, blueberries, chocolate, coffee, melons, peaches, potatoes, pumpkins, vanilla, almonds, and more.

OSU is a leader in honey bee biology research and pollinator Extension. Please view and support the resources listed below.

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If you are interested in contributing to these Extension programs, you can learn more or donate directly by using the "Donate" buttons for the Honey Bee Lab, Master Beekeepers, and Oregon Bee Project. Thank you for your generosity and support.

 

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