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Help the bees by encouraging people to not cut their lawns whilst important early spring forage is flowering

If you want to help promote this then please download and share any of these images.

Some associations have written to their local press and got coverage of the importance of early flowers for food for bees.

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There are 5 simple actions everyone can take to help pollinators:

  • Grow more flowers, shrubs and trees
  • Let your garden grow wild
  • Cut your grass less often
  • Don’t disturb insect nest and hibernation spots
  • Think carefully about whether to use pesticides

Here's a press release you can download and send to local media: 

saynotothemow!.docx

PDF version