USDA Announces Investments in Pollinator Health Research

This news is about a month old, but it just came across our radar this week and we thought it worth sharing: The USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture has announced $10 million dollars worth of grants intended to support research to help sustain healthy populations of pollinators. Why is this important? Well, from the USDA’s press release: “One-third of all U.S. crop production requires pollination by animals—primarily honey…