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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
- 934 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.



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Rose NoFWDSPLZ (283)
Wednesday June 6, 2012, 5:20 pm
sad
 

Sandi C. (217)
Wednesday June 6, 2012, 6:15 pm
noted with sadness.
 

Dave C. (227)
Wednesday June 6, 2012, 7:13 pm
very sad....I love bees and invite any to my yard that never has and never will have chemicals placed on it....
 

Nancy Roussy (79)
Wednesday June 6, 2012, 7:49 pm
I will take care of all the petitions later and noted, thank you!
 

Jason S. (57)
Wednesday June 6, 2012, 8:32 pm
thanks
 

Marie W. (67)
Wednesday June 6, 2012, 10:29 pm
Linked my foot- they are the main cause.
 

Shirley S. (176)
Wednesday June 6, 2012, 11:14 pm
I have bees in my yard for the last 3 years & I have resisted attempts by "bee keepers" who want to destroy them.
 

Jennifer C. (169)
Wednesday June 6, 2012, 11:26 pm
Thanks for the update.
 

. (1)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 1:04 am
Noted. Thank you Deb.
 

Danuta Watola (1217)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 1:46 am
Noted. Thanks.
 

Cheryl B. (64)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 3:56 am
scary
 

Gloria picchetti (300)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 4:53 am
Monsanto will probably kill all of us slowly.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 5:12 am
Noted, thanks for update.
 

Lisa Neste (710)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 5:48 am
Thank you for posting Deb & as always have signed every last petition at site gladly!!
 

paul m. (93)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 6:40 am

My Bees are back, Why ? because I don't use pesticides in my garden and I have the right flowers..
 

Laurie F. (110)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 7:09 am
There may be companies out there more evil than Monsanto, but none come immediately to mind.
 

David McKay (2)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 7:38 am
As a beekeeper in the U.K. I welcome this post. It's an agridesert out there for many honeybees and other insects; Monsanto doesn't help. YOU can, by planting loads of bee attracting flowers - much of my garden is now a wildflower meadow. Contact your local roads department and get them to plant wildfower seed along the verges. Talk to farmers and beekeepers and get them inter relating re. crop spraing. And more posts like this one. Thanks.
 

Ruth S. (298)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 9:18 am
God help us and the animals!
 

Ana R (220)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 10:12 am
noted with hope... Thank you for posting Deb.
 

Roxi M. (22)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 10:42 am
noted with sadness :(
 

Kate Kenner (212)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 1:23 pm
Well, que sorpresa.
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 3:16 pm
No doubt in my mind that they are largely responsible.
 

michelle t. (41)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 3:31 pm
Monsanto have a lot to answer too!!
 

Patricia E. G. (57)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 5:22 pm
Thank you for the update Deb.
Previously signed many of your listed Petitions

Appreciate this Posting :)
 

Kay M. (348)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 5:23 pm
ya think?
 

Mary T. (185)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 5:39 pm
Thanks Deb for another great post, All petitions signed and shared.
 

Carmen S. (618)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 5:41 pm
thanks Deb, this is so sad, have seen bees around some of my flowers, so there are still some around
 

Nancy Roussy (79)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 5:42 pm
Done!
 

Quinton Smith (40)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 6:17 pm
I am a bee-keeper an have no need for Monsanto an company's like Monsanto all they are doing is killing the bees an other animals in the name of making money "WE HUMANS NEED TO REMEMBER IS THAT "ANIMALS INCLUDING BEES DON'T NEED HUMANS HUMANS NEED ANIMALS". Think about it an like the UK bee-keeper said we all can help the bees by planting flowers that bees like. =^..^=
 

Terri Hughes (412)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 8:34 pm
''SIGNED''....thanks Deb!
 

Quinton Smith (40)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 9:30 pm
DO YOU REALLY KNOW WHAT'S IN YOUR FOOD??? "WHY" when you buy a 5Lb chicken wash all the slime off an trim the fat off which in my case came to 1.5lb drain off 1lb of water for starts then pre heat your oven to 350* put the bird in the oven set timer for 1 hour 15 Min come back an drain off 2 cups of fat which was 1.1lb so my 8 dollar 5lb chicken was only 2.3lb when it was time to eat it "WHY" Thank you Monsanto for saleing your super grow crap they feed chickens in Tyson ran factory farms. Now I am thinking about raising my own birds when I was a kid my grandma did it right in the ghetto not hard just takes a little time. "YOU KNOW WE HUMANS ARE ON THE "TOP" OF THE FOOD CHAIN AN I WILL BE FRANK HERE "SHIT MOVES UPHILL"" so what Monsanto an Tyson an all Ag company put into the food or sale to farms "WE HUMANS EAT" want to live then start growing your own. =^..^=
 

Roni Jo Patterson (4)
Thursday June 7, 2012, 10:03 pm
Gloria picchetti: "Monsanto will probably kill all of us slowly." Well, yes, unless, of course, we kill Monsanto first.
 

Emily Drew (88)
Friday June 8, 2012, 2:21 pm
So it is either humans, animals, and the evironment or Monsanto that has to die. In the end only one can live. Who i it going to be? We need to make the choice. NOW!!!
 

Eliz P. (99)
Saturday June 9, 2012, 8:37 am
Thank you All, Have signed All petitions. Spead the word dont stop.
 

Dianne D. (463)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 6:02 pm
Not a surprise.
 

Edith B. (145)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 10:00 pm
Thanks, I signed the petition. Don't use pesticides in my yard, have lots of flowers, very few bees.
 

Elsie Au (264)
Monday June 11, 2012, 10:32 pm
Signed all petitions. Thanks for the articles and links to petitions.
 

Waltraud U. (85)
Thursday June 14, 2012, 1:32 pm
Done, TY
 

Grainne OCarroll (72)
Monday June 18, 2012, 11:18 am
Noted.
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday July 18, 2012, 1:18 am
They should pay in research and funds for destroying our eco system. It's time for global compensation.
 
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