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New labels for pesticides linked to bee deaths

New labels for pesticides linked to bee deaths ABC Rural Cath McAloon Updated Tue 20 Aug 2013, 1:12pm AEST Photo: Pesticides are being bla…

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0 Aug 22, 2013

UK bee insecticide study flawed, says EU food agency

UK bee insecticide study flawed, says EU food agency Field study cited by British government as evidence that neonicotinoids cause little…

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0 Aug 22, 2013

More bee deaths in America....

ELBOW LAKE -- In a sprawling bee yard, beekeeper Steve Ellis, wearily surveyed 1,300 hives destined for fields across the countryside. <…

Started by Lissa

0 Aug 22, 2013

Comment by Bob Luttrell on ANBees:

Comment by Bob Luttrell on ANBees: Hello all And at last the news has reached Australia and Queensland, and a comment from an Australian b…

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0 Aug 22, 2013

Ban on bee-harming insecticides would be a mistake, says chief science adviser

Ban on bee-harming insecticides would be a mistake, says chief science adviser Mark Walport's defence came as beekeepers marched on parlia…

Started by Lissa

0 Aug 22, 2013

Scientist discover what's killing the bees and it's worse than you thought.....

Scientists discover what’s killing the bees and it’s worse than you... As we’ve written before, the mysterious mass die-off of honey bees…

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0 Aug 22, 2013

Bee deaths in America...

BRANT TOWNSHIP - "I've got another million dead bees here." Dave Schuit said the words so matter-of-factly that one might think he was bein…

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0 Aug 22, 2013

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