Studies: Honeybee Loss & Pesticides!

More Evidence Links Pesticides to Honeybee Losses
By Claire Thompson
Photo by Rebecca Reardon.
ENVIRONS_BEES_BUZY
It’s been three weeks since beekeepers filed a petition with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to remove clothianidin — the pesticide widely suspected to be wreaking havoc on honeybee populations — from the market. In that time three studies have been released that strengthen the link between bee die-offs and neonicotinoids (neonics), the chemical family of which clothianidin is a member. Here’s what they found: (Read Full Article)

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1 Comment

  1. July 2, 2013 at 1:44 pm

    […] Studies: Honeybee Loss & Pesticides! (habwwe.wordpress.com) […]


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