Bees Matter is a partnership of agricultural organizations with a vested interest in pollinator health. The mission of the group is to provide a platform for conversation, dialogue and information sharing regarding modern agriculture and the importance of ensuring a healthy environment for honey bees, which play an important role in Canadian food production and agriculture.


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Coquitlam wins 2018 Pollinator-Friendly Community Award

National Planting Week 2018: Image Gallery

National Planting Week 2018: Image Gallery

Stratford, Ontario: a hive of activity during National Planting Week

An integrated relationship

Two bees for the best of both worlds

Pollinator gardens across Canada

Preventing and reducing varroa mite infestations

A (more recent) history of the honey bee in Canada

Chatham-Kent wins 2015 Pollinator-Friendly Community

Making the most of your buzzing garden

The history of the honey bee in Canada

Why are honey bees important to crops and farmers?

Growing and maintaining a honey bee garden

The varroa mite in detail

Honey bee population patterns

What affects pollinator health?

The life of the honey bee

Plant reproduction and the role of honey bees