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National Insect Week returns in 2020

Sarah Beynon - Dung beetles and agricultural entomology

Ecologist, farmer and TV presenter, Dr Sarah Beynon, gives us a great introduction on dung beetle biology, explains why they’re so important to our planet’s ecosystems, and highlights the dangers of using toxic chemicals in livestock rearing to the health and abundance of these beneficial insects.

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Wasps, hornets & bees, many insects such as hoverflies replicate their colours without having stings.

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