Bug friendly at Wold Strawberries

August 19, 2020

Rich Wicks, Fillmore County Journal

Suzanne and her father, Wayne Wold, explained that although strawberries do not need any insects for pollination, raspberries and blueberries (as well as many other plants) do rely on insects to help pollinate the plants.  Therefore, about five years ago, Suzanne decided to turn a small patch of unused bare ground at the Wold farm into a “pollinator plot” to provide habitat for these insects.  And as this first patch has grown and thrived, she’s planning to do the same on some other patches of land on the property. Continue to the Fillmore County Journal to read the entire article.

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