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Little Bees by Betty and the Turnips

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We owe so much to little bees, and with this song by Betty and the Turnips, we get to sing about it. Little Bees is a short song set to stop-motion animation. Together, they recognize the vital role that honey bees play in agriculture and our ecosystems.

Betty and the Turnips is a children’s music project by Gravenhurst, Ontario-based songwriter, blacksmith, and environmentalist Bet Smith. Find more of her nature-focused music for kids here.

little bees - strawberries
little bees - honey

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Bonus: Help your local honey bees: Plant a bee-friendly garden.

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