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Help Our Bees in Peril Stay Hydrated All Summer Long!

Bees are essential to life on earth!

Why ? Because it is bees that pollinate 80% of plant species .

If the bees disappear, we will have big food problems...

We must therefore do everything to help these pollinating insects!

Like humans and animals, bees need to drink and even more during the summer.

So to help our bees stay well hydrated during the summer heat , make a bee trough.

To do this, simply place a bowl of water with marbles in it. Watch:

  • How to
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How to

1. Take a large bowl.

2. Fill the bowl with water.

3. Add the marbles to the water.

4. Place the bowl in a corner of the garden for the bees to come and drink from.

5. The bees will be able to land on the beads and drink quietly without drowning.


There you go, now you know how to help our bees stay hydrated all summer long :-)

Easy, fast and efficient, right?

Thanks to the balls in the water, the bees can land directly on it.

This prevents them from drowning as is the case in swimming pools.

With this simple trick, you are concretely helping our bees to stay in shape this summer.

If we all do it, we can literally save tens of thousands of bees!

Don't forget to share this trick with your friends;-)