Oregon's gardens, agricultural lands, natural areas and forests help support and maintain about 500 species of bees.
The State of Oregon is maintaining these pollinator species vital to the food supply and the natural environment around us.
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The Flagship Farm Program highlights the farms and nurseries who lead the way in protecting and fostering the bee species we all depend upon through a combination of practices such as maintaining and providing habitat, judicious use of pesticides, and supporting crops that provide floral resources for bees.
The Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) Pesticides Program, responds to all allegations of bee kills or die-off's alleged to be pesticide related. If you suspect bees have been poisoned by pesticides contact us.