Do farmers care about pollinators? A cross-site comparison of farmers’ perceptions, knowledge, and management practices for pollinator-dependent crops
This work was supported by the European Union FEDER INTERREG SUDOE program (Project POLL-OLE-GI, SOE1/P5/E0129), MINECO and FEDER (INIA-RTA2017-00051-C02-00 to MM and JAS), and a FPI-INIA CPD2015-0059 fellowship to RMS. This study also received funding from: (1) the Simbiosis Api- project Agro funded by the European Union, the Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Food and the Environment and the Madrid Regional Government under the Rural Development Programme (RDP-CM 2014-2020) (2) the European Union´s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under grant agreement N 81819, and (3) the R&D projects for young researchers at the Autonomous University of Madrid by providing funds for this research through SAVIA project (ref SI1/PJI/2019-00444). We thank Alicia Mart?nez and Marina Vara for field assistance, and all respondents who dedicated their time to respond to the questionnaire.