Variety of nests. Advantages & Disadvantages

Variety of nests. Advantages & Disadvantages

My friend from Duncan sent me photos of all her different nest types.  No matter what kind of nests you design or use, most nests…

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from Holland- Osmia rufa and Roeland's new nest design

from Holland- Osmia rufa and Roeland’s new nest design

Roeland also sent me some photos of his new nest design (with permission).

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John's Mason Bee Field Shelter and materials required

John’s Mason Bee Field Shelter and materials required

Here are John’s photos of his very economical set up for mason bees.  It protects bees from chilling spring winds, and provides extra warmth to mason…

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"I love mason bee" T-shirts

“I love mason bee” T-shirts

This great T-shirts is made from 100% cotton and is now availabe on the Beediverse web site. Let others know how you feel!!  These T-shirts…

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from Holland- Osmia rufa

from Holland- Osmia rufa

   Roeland Segers from Holland contacted me the other day about nesting alternatives.  We continued our conversation about Osmia rufa, an European Mason bee.  I…

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John's Mason Bee Field Shelter

John’s Mason Bee Field Shelter

I also chatted with John from Delta.  He has been doing mason bees for quite a few years now and he is a true experimenter. …

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