Americans spend 11.4 percent of their personal income on food
compared to 21 percent in Japan, 26 percent in Italy and 53 percent
(SOURCE: Conservation Technology Information
Honeybees pollinate some 90 different crops in the US, including
melons, squash, broccoli, almonds, strawberries, blackberries
and raspberries. An estimated one third of the world food supply
depends on insect pollination either directly or indirectly.
(SOURCE: AgVentures Newsletter)