A Declining Bee Population and its Effect on Agriculture

Bees are extremely important in the pollination of agricultural crops. There are many factors involved with the decline of the bee population, some of the main causes include climate change, alien species, pathogens, increased pesticide use and land-use change. A decline in bee population is going to be damaging to human quality of life. via A … Continue reading

Agroecology: sustainable land use | Species Ecology

By Viviana Granado “… The man begins to assert, as he learns to respect and understand the groundhe walks on.” Atahualpa Yupanqui It is common to consider soil as an inert, lifeless, made only for minerals. But hundreds of species of animals, plants, fungi and bacteria are found inhabiting soil and they play a very important… … Continue reading