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Backyard Pesticide Use Can Fuel Bee Die-Offs


Green Lifestyle  (tags: honewbees, neonicotinoids, pesticides, gardening )

Myron
- 816 days ago - wired.com
It's not just agribusiness. For products for homeowner use, the amount of neonicotinoids used is some 40 times greater than anything allowable in agricultural systems. How to tell if your garden is killing bees: See article.



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Comments

JL A. (272)
Saturday April 28, 2012, 7:34 pm
good to remember to do our part
 

LMj Sunshine (121)
Saturday April 28, 2012, 9:46 pm
good info, thank you!
 

Anne F. (17)
Sunday April 29, 2012, 11:13 am
Work with your micro-climate and the soil to better your garden.
 

John B. (215)
Sunday April 29, 2012, 8:26 pm
Thanks for posting Myron. Noted and emailed to three of my bee keeping friends.
 

paul m. (93)
Monday April 30, 2012, 12:45 am
I don't use pesticiides.....
 

KS Goh (0)
Monday April 30, 2012, 7:53 am
Thanks for the article.
 
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