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PETITION: Tell Ace and True Value: Stop Selling Bee-Killing Pesticides
Animals  (tags: honeybees, conservation, environment )

NitaSick
- 402 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Honey bees, critical pollinators for many of the worldâEUR(TM)s food crops, are dying at such an alarming rate that nearly one-third of our food supply is in danger. Neonicotinoid pesticides are the leading contributor behind bee colony collapse.
Save Ontario's Bees: Ban the Use From Pesticides ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: honeybees, protection, rescued, wildanimals )

Angela
- 756 days ago - change.org
Ontario's bees are in unprecedented peril. In the past two years alone, Ontario has seen a 35% decline in honey bees. The time for urgent, precautionary action is now.
Bees' Salt-Sensing Feet Explain Swimming Pool Mystery
Animals  (tags: honeybees, taste, salt, front feet, research, interesting )

Giana
- 931 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
The first-ever investigation of the honeybee ability to taste with their front feet may explain a persistent bee mystery: Why they swarm saltwater swimming pools.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Please Help Save the Honeybees
Animals  (tags: HONEYBEES, COLONY COLLAPSE, honeybees, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animalrights, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, endangered )

Cal
- 1456 days ago - change.org
Honeybees are in trouble. Their populations have been declining in record numbers since 2007. It is estimated that colony collapse disorder (CCD) has claimed 50-80% of our hives in the United States. As pollinators, they are critical to our food supply
Monsanto Linked to Bee Plight
Animals  (tags: bees, honeybees, colony collapse disorder, monsanto, herbicide, pesticide, insecticide, GMO, corn, food safety, food labeling, pollination, crops, farms, poisoned food, toxic food, roundup, plants, insects, diabetes, saccharine, ag gag, cotton )

Deb
- 1539 days ago - bellaonline.com
Research has shown that bee Colony Collapse Disorder is associated with Monsanto's neonicotinoid insecticides, as well as, exposure to the firm's genetically modified corn crops.
Honey = Animal Cruelty!
Animals  (tags: honey, animal cruelty, honey is cruel, honey bees, honeybees, vegan, veganism, vegan peace, honey alternatives, compassionate living, pollen, industry, bee keepers, queen bee, wings cut off, protection, killing, environment, cruelty, death, animals, animal )

MeowFoul
- 2200 days ago - veganpeace.com
Honey is a product avoided by vegans, because it involves the exploitation of bees. Honeybees fly 55,000 miles and visit 2 million flowers to produce one pound of honey. You can learn more about these interesting creatures on my Animal Facts Bees page...
Loss of Forage Biggest Long-Term Threat to Bees
Animals  (tags: bees, honeybees, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, animalwelfare, environment, habitat, investigation, protection )

Cal
- 2415 days ago - theecologist.org
Intensification of farming and subsequent decline in food sources rather than pesticides or disease seen as biggest threat to honey bees
Honey Bees Work Together to Make Group Decisions
Animals  (tags: insects, honeybees, working together, group decisions )

Jacquelin
- 2745 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Swarms send out groups of 'scout bees' to assess the quality of a potential site for a hive. The insects then report back and do a 'dance' to describe the benefits of the site. The study found the swarm then comes to a group decision on the best site
   

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