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Europe Is Protecting Bees From Pesticides. Here's Why That Important To Us

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It's official - the European Union has voted to ban pesticides deemed harmful to bees. Three chemicals called neonicotinoids will be affected: imidacloprid and clothianidin, manufactured by Bayer pharmaceuticals, and thiamethathoxam from Syngenta.

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Teresa W. (767)
Friday May 3, 2013, 8:22 am
great news, thank you

Jo S. (606)
Friday May 3, 2013, 8:23 am
This is extremely important to all of us!
Thank you, Liam.
Noted & shared.

Elena Bonati (35)
Friday May 3, 2013, 10:13 am
Thank you for the important info.

Sheila D. (26)
Friday May 3, 2013, 9:00 pm
This is wonderful news. Now we just have to figure out how to get the USA to do the same thing.

D D. (102)
Friday May 3, 2013, 10:48 pm
Well, that is good news! Thanks!

Past Member (0)
Saturday May 4, 2013, 1:30 am
thank you

Lynn D. (0)
Saturday May 4, 2013, 2:16 am
Great news, thanks for info!

James Knepp (99)
Saturday May 4, 2013, 3:53 am
Great to hear.

Fi T. (18)
Saturday May 4, 2013, 4:04 am
They're an essential part of our balance ecosystem

Kath P. (9)
Saturday May 4, 2013, 5:15 am
You can use any outstanding Butterfly credits to buy bees

Chelsie H. (19)
Saturday May 4, 2013, 5:53 am
Noted; thanks!

Malgorzata Zmuda (185)
Saturday May 4, 2013, 8:00 am
Teraz pora na inne kontynenty.

S S. (0)
Saturday May 4, 2013, 12:40 pm
Thank you.

Jaime Alves (47)
Saturday May 4, 2013, 2:24 pm
Good news, thanks.!!
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