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Crop field surveys reveal pollinator conservation clues

Even though production agriculture includes practices that negatively impact pollinators, a community of pollinators persists within corn, soybean fields.

Although corn and soybeans do not need insects for pollination, they do offer floral resources that are used by insect pollinators. So what kinds of insects are commonly found in corn and soybean fields? The answer to that question can be found in a new article published in Environmental Entomology.

Researchers from Iowa State University used modified pan traps to compare the insect com

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