You can help save the bees and other pollinators by shopping for:
- Corn on the cob
- Free-range beef
- Organic cauliflower
The answer is free-range beef. Bees don’t pollinate grains, which are cultivated forms of grass, so corn it out. Cauliflower are the flower buds before they bloom so pollination is not required for a harvest.
But rangelands, including those grazed by cattle, provide an important “ecosystem service” in farming by offering foraging and nesting habitat that supports populations of wild bees and other naturally occurring crop pollinators. The Atlantic