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Pollination ecosystem services to onion hybrid seed crops in South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Insect pollination contributes in various degrees toward the production of a variety of agricultural crops that ensure diversity and nutritional value in the human diet. Although managed honeybees (Apis ...
The short term impact of a collection of commercial Cape honeybee (Apis mellifera capensis Esch.) colonies on invertebrate flower visitors within a near pristine fynbos habitat in the Cape Floristic Region
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-03)
Apiculture in the Western Cape is a well-developed industry based on honey production and pollination services to agriculture. Apart from Eucalyptus trees, fynbos vegetation serves well as bee forage to managed honeybee ...