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P.E.I. beekeeper launches campaign to promote dandelions for bee pollination

Signs provide visual excuse for lapse in lawn mowing

May 25, 2020
By CBC News

A lawn sign informs the public that grass isn't being mowed just yet, to allow bees to pollinate. Jessica Doria-Brown/CBC

A Prince Edward Island beekeeper is encouraging fellow Islanders to put off mowing their lawns to buy more time for bees to pollinate. Specially-designed educational signs are being posted to let neighbours know the reason lawns are being allowed to temporarily grow out.