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Pollinating insect such as bees, wasps, hoverflies, and butterflies, are vital for high quality, diversified foods and crops, farming and agriculture sustainability, and for protecting our biodiversity, landscape and regulating our natural environment. The DAFM, in conjunction with stakeholders of the farming, agricultural and horticultural sectors of Ireland, are making considerable efforts to make Ireland more pollinator friendly.

All Ireland Pollinator Plan

DAFM Information on Beekeeping & Honey

Neonicotinoid Insecticides - FAQs (May 2018) (pdf 360Kb)