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Honey Bee Colony Collapse Disorder


Animals  (tags: Colony Collapse Disorder, bee, pollination, crops, farming, agriculture, pesticides, pollution, death, human overpopulation, overconsumption )

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- 989 days ago - loe.org
One of the world's most commonly used pesticides plays a role in the destruction of up to 90% of honeybee hives. A professor of environmental exposure biology at Harvard University conducted a series of field experiments using the pesticide Imidacloprid.



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Patrick Donovan (319)
Sunday April 8, 2012, 7:07 pm
Well done for this article
 

Alex Keir (2)
Sunday April 8, 2012, 7:24 pm
duh. i say again: duh
 

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Monday April 9, 2012, 4:19 pm
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Danuta Watola (1217)
Tuesday April 10, 2012, 5:00 am
Noted
 

Penelope P. (222)
Tuesday April 10, 2012, 7:22 am
so it's not roundup eh? It's Imidacloprid e. He says it’s the chemical residue, found in corn syrup produced using genetically modified plants, that’s killing bees.-great!
 

Kathy P. (402)
Friday April 13, 2012, 10:06 pm
Noted. Thankyou
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Sunday May 20, 2012, 6:12 am
Noted, thanks.
 
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