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UN Report Warns of Low Numbers of Bees and Pollinators

Last Friday, a new examination of several studies on the decline of pollinators was approved by a congress of 124 nations meeting in Kuala Lumpur. The...

EPA Assessment Finds Mixed Results on Neonicotinoid Pesticides

The Environmental Protection Agency has found that the controversial class of pesticides known as neonicotinoids harm honeybees when used on cotton and citrus, but...

Obama Administration Launches New Strategy to Combat Declining Bee Population

On May 19th, the federal Pollinator Health Task Force released a new plan to reverse the rapidly declining honeybee and monarch butterfly populations. The "National...

Another Study Finds Common Pesticide Causing Harm to Bees

Researchers with Lund University in Sweden found that wild bee populations exposed to a class of neuro-active, nicotine-based systemic insecticides known as Neonicotinoids had a reduction in...