Lingering and drifting pesticides are threat to honeybees

Cornell University says its researchers found that honeybees, used to pollinate orchard and fruit crops, “encounter danger due to lingering and wandering pesticides, according to an analysis of the bee’s own food,” called beebread and made form pollen. In the study, based on 120 colonies placed near 30 apple orchards in New York State, the… » Read More

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