Without Bees “OUR”  future is uncertain

Did you know that:

Bees are essential in providing our food.

Bees can be either nurtured or harmed and killed by what we plant in our garden.

Bees will starve if we do not decrease the amount of grass we maintain and plant more flowers.

Latest News and Articles

- “EPA says pesticide harms bees in some cases”, MPR News from the Associated Press, January 6, 2015

- “USDA whistleblower launches new bee research effort”, Dan Gunderson, MPR News, December 23, 2015

- “Pesticide exposure in bumblebees ‘harms pollination’”, Helen Briggs, BBC News, November 18, 2015

- “Bees and pesticides ‘missing link’ found”, Helen Briggs, BBC News, November 18, 2015

- “Alarming Public Health Study Documents Effects of Bee-killing Insecticides on People in Japan”, Center for Food Safety, November 18, 2015

- “Water Hazard: Aquatic Contamination by Neonicotinoid Insecticides in the United States”, Center for Food Safety, September, 2015

- “Neonicotinoid Insecticides Harmful to Birds and Bees Found in Congressional Cafeteria Food”, American Bird Conservancy, July, 2015

- “EPA Used Monsanto’s Research to Give Roundup a Pass”, The Intercept, Sharon Lerner, November 3, 2015

- “The Well-Stocked Hardware Store” with video link “Making the Switch”, Beyond Pesticides

- “Bee Safe City Progress”, Shore Report, Page 2, November, 2015

- “Bee expert: USDA punished me for research on pesticides”, MPRnews, Dan Gunderson, October 28, 2015

- “USDA whistleblower claims censorship of pesticide research”, Harvest Public Media, Carey Gillam, October 27, 2015

- “Powerful pesticide lobby attacks bee-saving regulations at Miami trade talks”, Friends of the Earth, Kate Colwell, October 22, 2015

- “Neonicotinoid pesticides severely affect honey bee queens”, Scientific Reports, Williams, G.R., Troxler, A., Retschnig, G., Roth, K., Shutler, D., Yañez, O., Neumann, P., Gauthier, L. October 13, 2015

- “USDA to help farmers improve food sources, population of honeybees in 6 states”, StarTribune/Associated Press, October 10, 2015

- “Ball FloraPlant Eliminates Neonicotinoid Use On its Offshore Cuttings Farms”, Greenhouse Grower, Brian Sparks, October 7, 2015

- “Insecticide found in half of sampled U.S. streams”, KTVZ.COM, Bend Oregon, August 18, 2015


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