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Common Weed Killer Linked to Bee Deaths

Science & Tech  (tags: bees, science, society, world, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, endangered, sadness )

- 236 days ago -
Honey bees exposed to glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, lose some of the beneficial bacteria in their guts and are more susceptible to infection and death from harmful bacteria.


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Animae C (508)
Tuesday September 25, 2018, 7:29 am
Imagine what it does to children & animals in parks, us included!!!
i'm currently in debates with my local council to stop using it in our parks!!!

Frank S (2)
Tuesday September 25, 2018, 7:51 am
Take the newest report with you to give to TV station and hand out copies to all council members, that should really get their attention AniMae.

Leo Custer (312)
Tuesday September 25, 2018, 7:52 am
Thank you for sharing!

Ben O (131)
Tuesday September 25, 2018, 8:57 am
I say; -A worldwide ban...NOW!!!

Colleen L (3)
Tuesday September 25, 2018, 10:38 am
This is despicable. I have been sick not seeing barely any bees, ladybugs, and butterflies for quite a few years now. Wish they'd banned this now.
Thanks Frank

Melania P (123)
Wednesday September 26, 2018, 8:50 am
My words, Ben!

Laura H (950)
Wednesday September 26, 2018, 8:57 pm
Roundup=death and/or cancer!
When you see it in your local store, ask to speak to the store manager and give him/her the TRUTH about that poison! At least some of them will respond and remove that crap from the shelves!

TOM TREE (247)
Thursday September 27, 2018, 8:05 am
This is horrifying —
What a SHAME !!

Janet B (0)
Thursday September 27, 2018, 7:30 pm

Danuta W (1251)
Friday September 28, 2018, 2:57 am

John Gregoire (290)
Friday September 28, 2018, 5:29 am
This good research is being overly hyped according the t authors of the study. Beware jumping to any conclusions before the science is validated. I am not saying glyphosate should not be banned but simply cautioning that this study is a great example of reading more into a study than is there.
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