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Tell Orville Redenbacher to Stop Killing Bees! PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, bees, neonicotinoids )

Anna
- 39 days ago - pollinatorsandyourplate.org
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 )

Anna
- 114 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
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 )

Kathy
- 165 days ago - centerforfoodsafety.org
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 )

Kathy
- 183 days ago - kplu.org
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 )

Kathy
- 250 days ago - thegardenisland.com
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 )

Kathy
- 255 days ago - pharosproject.net
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 )

Kathy
- 256 days ago - abcbirds.org
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 )

Kathy
- 264 days ago - motherjones.com
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 )

Kathy
- 274 days ago - inhabitat.com
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 )

Kathy
- 301 days ago - centerforfoodsafety.org
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 )

Kathy
- 312 days ago - youtube.com
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?
Save the Bees
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, greenliving, health, neonicotinoids, neonics, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 353 days ago - secure.greenpeace.org.uk
To Rt Hon Elizabeth Truss MP: Please reverse your decision to allow neonicotinoid use this autumn and help save the bees.
Could A Mushroom Save The Honeybee?
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, food, green, healthy, interesting, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 354 days ago - npr.org
Honeybees need a healthy diet of pollen, nectar and water. But at a bee laboratory in eastern Washington state, Steve Sheppard fills their feeding tubes with murky brown liquid from the forest. His bees are getting a healthy dose of mushroom juice.
For the First Time, U.S. Considers Declaring a Bee Endangered
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, food, garden, health, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 369 days ago - takepart.com
The imperiled rusty-patched bumblebee, which pollinates blueberries, apples, and other crops, has disappeared from 87 percent of its historic range.
Study Finds No Benefit to Bee-Toxic Neonic Use
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bees, conservation, eco-friendly, environment, food, health, neonics, neonicotinoids, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 370 days ago - beyondpesticides.org
Neonicotinoid-treated seeds do not reduce crop damage from pests, adding to a growing body of evidence questioning the benefits of using these bee-toxic insecticides, according to a study published in the journal BioOne.
 

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