Cover crops provide pollinator habitat in orchards


Issue Date: July 17, 2019
By Bob Johnson

Between the rows of their Erdman Family Farms almond orchard outside Arbuckle, Pat and Kim Gallagher planted a cover crop mix of flowering plants that provides extended bloom, including some native varieties the local bees find particularly inviting.

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