Diversified farms and large gardens have some of the highest bee diversity of any habitat. When habitat heterogeneity is maintained and pesticide applications are minimal, many species of bees can thrive on both cultivated flowers and flowering weeds. Several native VT species are closely associated with the flowers of cultivated plants and are often easier to find and probably more abundant on farms than in the "wild".
Many great resources exist to help farmers and homeowners improve the pollinator habitat on their land. A few are listed below: