I was only six years old when Rachel Carson changed my world. And by all standards, Ms. Carson influenced a generation with her book, Silent Spring. That was some powerful stuff. Since that time, so many of us are engaged in saving everything from birds to whales. Even Boy George was hip with Boy George’s 1970 “Save […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Helen Yoest named Director of Bee Better Inc, a non-profit based in the Triangle—helping homeowners build better backyards for birds, bees, and butterflies. For more information: Helen Yoest Email: HelenYoest@gmail.com Phone: 919-760-5404 Newly Formed Bee Better Inc., Names Helen Yoest Director Raleigh, NC (June 15, 2016)—Bee Better is pleased to announce its […]
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The term sustainable gardening seems to have become the buzz word in the gardening community encompassing green, organic, and waterwise gardening practices. Simply put, sustainable gardening is the practice of conserving an ecological balance by avoiding depletion of natural resources. @BeeBetter Click to Tweet! Gardening sustainably is not and does not need to be an […]
Do you want to bring in more butterflies to YOUR garden? Most new gardeners understand the part about adding nectar plants to attract butterflies to the garden. The brightly colored flowers are fun to grow, and attract even more color though butterflies. But to have a butterfly habitat, one must also sustain the butterflies, as […]