Buzz is missing because there's something serious going on with the world's
bees. Bee populations everywhere have been declining at an alarming rate¹, and
that includes honeybees like Buzz.
People need bees. And now bees need people.
1 in 3 bites of food we eat is made possible by bees and other pollinators²
44% of bee colonies in the U.S. collapsed in 2016³
More than two thirds of the world’s crop species rely on pollinators⁴
By 2020 our oat farms will host about 3,300 acres of nectar- and pollen-rich wildflowers, which are full of the nutrients bees and other pollinators need to stay strong.
100 Million seed giveaway
The Honey Nut Cheerios wildflower packets contain the same varieties of seeds that consumers will find in seed racks at major national home store chains throughout the U.S. Here is an article featuring additional information from Veseys Seeds, which appeared in CBC News.
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1Plant in the spring, post-frost
2Choose a non-windy day
3Wildflowers flourish in moist soil
4Weed, weed, weed!
5Mow high in the fall and leave seed-rich clippings