Study: Neonics an ‘inadvertent contraceptive for bees’

New research suggests that neonicotinoids, a leading culprit in the ongoing decimation of honeybee populations, may also be snuffing out the next generation of bees by cutting the quantity and viability of sperm in male bees by nearly 40 percent, writes The Guardian. “Our results demonstrate for the first time that neonicotinoid insecticides can negatively… » Read More

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