By Alexandra Hedrick, Item Staff Writer
The Picayune Item
The Pearl River County Master Gardener Club is working on a project in conjunction with Dr. Blair Sampson of the U.S. Department of Agriculture to boost native bee numbers.
Project Manager Herschel Rector heard Sampson speak at a USDA Open House in Poplarville about the importance of native bees to the county.
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