SOUTHERN Yorke Peninsula canola farmers are invited to participate in a research project investigating the role native plants play in supporting the pollination of canola.
Naturally Yorke Community Action Planning group and research partners from Trees for Life and the University of Adelaide are leading the study.
University of Adelaide bee researcher Dr Katja Hogendoorn has found, in addition to feral and hived honey bees, at least eight species of native bees pollinate canola crops on YP.
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