A passionate fan of bees Tomasz Petryka wants to spread the word about just how vital the insects are to the world.
TFN’s Nick Westerby takes a virtual stroll through Poland’s countryside to find out more about the country’s 35,000 species of animals and 28,000 species of plants and fungi.
Bees and other insects play a crucial role in the ecosystem so their conservation has become a priority.
Project will end with an auction of cutting-edge products to raise money for an apiary.
From their small family-run business high in the Beskidy mountains, Gosia and Wiesiek Borowy’s products are sold in New York's MoMA and Vitra in Germany, Kim Kardashian buys their toys for her children, and they are the recent recipients of the international BuyMeOnce Excellence Award in London for their aesthetic and eco-friendly designs. Now they plan to save bees with their ‘Help the bees! (Be)e your friend’ initiative.
Karol Podyma’s Łąki Kwietne firm has blazed a trail both home and abroad in its quest to fill towns with eco-minded meadows.
Insect houses in Warsaw get makeover as a result of a Greenpeace initiative.
The new technique could help produce honey for a food industry looking for an alternative to sugar.
Declared extinct by ecologists in 2002, the 2.5cm Black Bee has now been spotted in six permanent habitats after ecologists urged Facebook users to send in photos.
Lublin will invest in green projects to make it a “green city, drawing people with its originality and diverse vegetation”.