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Luring and taming wild pollinators for help on the farm

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11:48am, March 25, 2011

Farms of the future could offer some strange sights, and California isn’t a bad place to go searching for them. On the edge of a yet-to-be-planted field northwest of Bakersfield, for example, stands what looks like a white clothes closet that has run away from home.

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