Canada needs honey bees

Let’s bee friends!

Join in the fun!

We thrive together!

Native pollinator-friendly plants by province

Preventing and reducing varroa mite infestations

Plant reproduction and the importance of honey bees

Know your bees

Honey bees by the numbers

The life of a worker bee

Attracting pollinators

A plethora of pollinators

The factors affecting honey bee health


Canada's Honey Bee Populations

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.