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Tell the EPA to Ban Toxic Bee-Killing Pesticides ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, greenliving, protection, bees, pesticides, eco-friendly )

- 37 days ago -
Millions of bees are dying off every year, due in part to the widespread use of neonicotinoids. Now, a recent study reveals how common the pesticide is, with 75 percent of all honey worldwide revealing contamination.
Petition - Ban Systemic Pesticide Use in the U.S.A.
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Pesticide Use, pesticide ban, ecosystems, bees, insects, butterflies, pollinator preservation, biodiversity, prevention of further pollution, Health issues, alternative methods, organic products, organic farming )

- 107 days ago -
A systemic pesticide moves inside a plant following absorption by the plant. Systemic insecticides, which poison pollen and nectar in the flowers, may kill bees and other needed pollinators. Please pass legislation to ban system pesticide use NOW!
Conventional Almond Growers May Be Killing Their Own Bees
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, health, protection, Sustainabililty )

- 242 days ago -
Lab tests at Texas A&M University show the fungicide iprodione significantly diminishes the survivability rate of western honey bees, Apis mellifera, the world's most common honey bee species.
Tell Kroger to Step Up and Protect Bees! PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, protection, bees, supermarkets )

- 453 days ago -
Supermarkets can make a big impact in the fight to protect bees. They sell billions of dollars of food each year.
Tell Orville Redenbacher to Stop Killing Bees! PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, bees, neonicotinoids )

- 520 days ago -
Bees are dying at alarming rates, and scientists have identified a group of insecticides called neonicotinoids
Tell the EPA: Protect the Bees, Not the Pesticide Industry PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, protection, food, humans, bees )

- 595 days ago -
Bees are responsible for one in three bites of food we eat, and theyâEUR(TM)ve been dying in massive numbers. The research is clear, and itâEUR(TM)s no longer a mystery why bees are dying: The use of toxic insecticides called neonicotinoids (neonics) is having a
Unlike Competitors, Orville Redenbacher's Is Still Bad for Bees
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, health, neonicotinoids, neonics, popcorn, protection, Sustainabililty )

- 645 days ago -
Apparently, Orville Redenbacher's doesn't care about bees. The biggest name in popcorn won't commit to helping us keep these critical pollinators healthy.
Adopt A Beehive - Save A Beekeeper?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, ecosystems, food, green, health, interesting, Sustainabililty )

- 664 days ago -
Beekeeper Nick French never knows what he'll find when he opens up his hives for the first spring inspections. Of the 40 hives he manages in Parker, Colo., French loses about one-quarter of his colonies every year.
Honey of a Science Project
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, ecosystems, environment, food, glyphosate, health, interesting, protection, Roundup, Sustainabililty, world )

- 730 days ago -
Kumar's project tested the amount of glyphosate, a weed killer, in local honey. Testing for glyphosate in honey was an idea Kumar and her science teacher, Nicole McKamey, had been tossing around for two years.`
Common Decking and Insulation Pesticide Is a Honeybee-Killer
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, ecosystems, environment, family, home, humans, neonicotinoids, neonics, Sustainabililty, world )

- 736 days ago -
At very low concentrations, a chemical widely used to kill termites also harms honeybees, according to a new US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) study. The use of this pesticide, imidacloprid, in building materials has soared in recent years.
Lawsuit Challenges Regulation of Neonicotinoids
Green Lifestyle  (tags: animals, bees, birds, conservation, ecosystems, environment, health, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

- 736 days ago -
American Bird Conservancy has joined with beekeepers, farmers, and public interest groups in filing a lawsuit alleging insufficient federal regulation of a dangerous class of pesticide that is deadly to birds, bees, and other wildlife.
The EPA Finally Admitted That the World's Most Popular Pesticide Kills Bees-20 Years Too Late
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, health, neonicotinoids, neonics, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

- 745 days ago -
Bees are dying in record numbers-and now the government admits that an extremely common pesticide is at least partially to blame. For more than a decade, the Environmental Protection Agency has been under pressure from environmentalists and beekeepers..
New U.S. Map Shows Bees Dying Off in Agricultural Areas That Need Them Most
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, health, neonicotinoids, neonicotinoids, organic, protection, Sustainabililty )

- 754 days ago -
The plight of wild honey bees is a topic we have covered time and again, as the little winged agricultural assistants continue to disappear. Some 30 percent of bee populations are dying off each year, largely as the result of neonicotinoid insecticides...
Victory! Pop Weaver to Remove Neonicotinoids From Popcorn Supply in Response to Public Pressure
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, goodnews, greenproducts, health, neonicotinoids, neonics, protection, Sustainabililty )

- 781 days ago -
Center for Food Safety (CFS) today congratulated Pop Weaver, the second largest popcorn supplier in the country, for taking a bold step towards removing bee-toxic insecticides from their popcorn supply.
What If The Bees Stop Buzzing?   video
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, ecosystems, environment, food, greenliving, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

- 792 days ago -
What if there were no more flowers? What if there were no more bees? What if there were no more beekeepers? What if there was no more food? What will you do the day the buzzing stops?

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