All posts tagged with Environment
09/27/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Hang on to that bag of coffee beans in your kitchen: a team of researchers estimated that the coffee-growing regions

http://www.bees.news/2017-09-27-predicted-decline-in-coffee-production-may-be-thwarted-if-they-save-the-bees-first.html

09/14/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

New research out of the University of Illinois at Chicago illustrating the antimicrobial properties of bee pollen might be surprising

http://www.bees.news/2017-09-14-unable-to-develop-a-new-antibiotic-drug-for-decades-new-research-discovers-potential-in-a-compound-from-honeybees.html

09/14/2017 / By Michelle Simmons

A new study affirmed that neonicotinoid pesticides — also known as “neonics” which are chemically related to nicotine — harm

http://www.bees.news/2017-09-14-new-study-confirms-bayers-neonic-pesticides-are-destroying-honeybee-pollinators-yet-the-epa-does-nothing.html

09/13/2017 / By Russel Davis

Data from a recent analysis published in Pest Management Science revealed that the European Union (EU) currently has fewer registered biopesticides compared with

http://www.bees.news/2017-09-13-scientists-argue-that-the-world-needs-more-natural-biopesticides-rather-than-synthetic-chemical-pesticides.html

09/13/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

There are few simple pleasures in life as juicy and fulfilling as taking a bite of a freshly-grown tomato. Tomatoes

http://www.bees.news/2017-09-13-are-these-8-common-mistakes-creating-a-tomato-timebomb-in-your-garden.html

09/04/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Drivers in the U.K. have noticed a lot fewer insects colliding with their windshields recently. This might sound like good

http://www.bees.news/2017-09-04-mass-wipeout-of-insects-happening-now-across-the-uk.html

08/08/2017 / By Jhoanna Robinson

A team from the Institute of Ecology and Evolution at the University of Bern in Switzerland that was led by

http://www.bees.news/2017-08-08-artificial-lights-found-to-suppress-pollination-contributing-to-destruction-of-ecosystem.html

07/24/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Anyone who still tries to claim that pesticides do not harm honeybees after recent study results out of Germany and

http://www.bees.news/2017-07-24-denial-remember-when-the-scientific-status-quo-claimed-pesticides-didnt-harm-honeybees-now-the-evidence-is-undeniable.html

07/03/2017 / By Tim Wesley

They had it coming. Beekeepers weren’t too surprised when studies came out and confirmed that neonic pesticides were killing worker

http://www.bees.news/2017-07-03-confirmed-pesticides-really-are-decimating-honeybee-pollinators-by-killing-workers-and-queens.html

05/26/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Last April 28, Pavel Tveretinov was arrested at a Fresno County orchard for allegedly possessing stolen property. The 51-year old

http://www.bees.news/2017-05-26-mysterious-bee-thief-responsible-for-1-million-dollars-in-losses-caught-in-california.html

05/10/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

Bee populations have dwindled in recent years. Pesticides, parasites, and the disappearance of wildflowers have all been cited as reasons

http://www.bees.news/2017-05-10-save-the-bees-with-these-10-easy-to-grow-flowers.html

04/16/2017 / By Earl Garcia

Traces of a dangerous pesticide called neonicotinoids were detected in tap water across the U.S., a recent study revealed. A team

http://www.bees.news/2017-04-16-for-the-first-time-bee-killing-neonicotinoid-pesticides-are-now-being-found-in-drinking-water.html

03/23/2017 / By Amy Goodrich

Bees are facing life-threatening challenges such as habitat loss and the use of bee-killing pesticides and herbicides. Many bee species

http://www.bees.news/2017-03-23-cheerios-save-the-bees-campaign-backfires-after-company-gives-out-seeds-that-are-invasive-banned-in-some-states.html

01/30/2017 / By Vicki Batts

Could a retail giant help give more traction to the movement against pesticides that harm bees? The popular big-box retailer,

http://www.bees.news/2017-01-30-costco-calls-on-its-suppliers-to-avoid-using-bee-killing-pesticides.html