I just dropped the price of
the permaculture playing cards
for a wee bit.

 

 

uses include:
- infecting brains with permaculture
- convincing folks that you are not crazy
- gift giving obligations
- stocking stuffer
- gambling distraction
- an hour or two of reading
- find the needle
- find the 26 hidden names

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Landon Sunrich
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Who knew? A native digging squash bee.

The squash bee

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WobQObH4oDE
 
Steven Feil
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We have found several of these nests around our property. Many have been in and around our squash area. We have found them in other areas as well. I am guessing, based on observation of our flower visitors that there are probably many other species doing the same thing. I know that many solitary bees and wasps do tunnel nests.
 
Hans Quistorff
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That explains the good pollination I get on my pumpkins. I have a large nesting area in a sandy spot in the driveway and hillside beside it. I have video of them mating over the nest holes. I shared it with Crown Bees but I don't have it uploaded anywhere yet. will try to get that done.
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