http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/...ew-generation-bringing-back-British.bees.html Comments following article also of interest. This approach is, of course, no panacea: however, I think that raising awareness of the bee situation is good---esp among young folks. Trite but true that many people do not comprehend how essential bees are to producing food for humans. Can't care about something you don't know about. Maybe if kids learn early on they will live their lives in ways more congenial to the other life-forms of their shared planet. Worth a try.