The effects of farm size and organic farming on diversity of birds, pollinators and plants in a Swedish landscape

  • Published source details Belfrage K., Bj√∂rklund J. & Salomonsson L. (2005) The effects of farm size and organic farming on diversity of birds, pollinators and plants in a Swedish landscape. Ambio, 34, 582-588.


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Convert to organic farming

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Bee Conservation
  1. Convert to organic farming

    Belfrage et al. (2005) counted bumblebees Bombus spp. on six organic and six conventional arable farms in Roslagen, southeastern Sweden. They found no significant difference in the numbers of bumblebees between the two farm types.

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