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Wild bees and pollination

{Tool} Wild bees and pollination. [Wildbienen und Bestäubung.] Creator(s): Pfiffner, Lukas and Müller, Andreas. Issuing Organisation(s): FIBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture. (2016)

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Summary

The fact sheet summarizes the current state of academic knowledge on the importance of wild bees in the pollination of wild and cultivated plants. It mentions the known causes for the decline of wild bees, describes the effects of organic farming and lists necessary measures for the promotion and protection of pollinators.


Summary translation

Das Faktenblatt fasst den aktuellen Erkenntnisstand der Wissenschaft zur Bedeutung der Wildbienen bei der Bestäubung von Wild- und Kulturpflanzen zusammen. Es nennt die bisher bekannten Ursachen für den Rückgang der Wildbienen, stellt die Wirkung des biologischen Landbaus dar und listet zusätzliche Förder- und Schutzmassnahmen auf.

EPrint Type:Practice tool
Teaser:Wild bees: indispensable pollinators in need of promotion and protection measures.
What problem does the tool address?:Over the past few decades, there has been a dramatic decline in the abundance and diversity of pollinators, resulting from a loss of food sources and nest sites. This has also impacted the farming sector.
What solution does the tool offer?:Sustainable cropping systems geared towards agroecology demonstrably contribute to maintaining wild bee populations.
Country:Switzerland
Type of Practice Tool:Leaflets & guidelines
Keywords:pollinators, biodiversity, nature conservation, environmental protection, agroecosystems
Agrovoc keywords:
Language
Value
URI
English
pollinators
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_6074
English
biodiversity
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_33949
English
nature conservation
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_5092
English
environmental protection
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_15898
English
agroecosystems
http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_36669
Subjects: Environmental aspects > Biodiversity and ecosystem services
Research affiliation: Switzerland > FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture Switzerland > Animal > Bees
Switzerland > FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture Switzerland > Sustainability > Agroecology
Switzerland > FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture Switzerland > Sustainability > Biodiversity
Related Links:https://organic-farmknowledge.org/tool/40185, https://www.fibl.org/de/shop/1633-wildbienen.html, https://www.fibl.org/
Project ID:oknet
Deposited By: Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau, FiBL
ID Code:40185
Deposited On:13 Jul 2021 12:36
Last Modified:13 Jul 2021 12:36
Document Language:English, German/Deutsch, French/Francais
Status:Published

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