The hot topic across global financial markets at the moment is Greece. The people are experiencing monetary woes but it seems like their honeybees aren’t doing too well either. Find out more.
Burt Shavitz of Burt’s Bees fame died Sunday of respiratory complications at the age of 80 in Bangor, Maine.
Concern for bees is high, but what might it mean to consider the conservation of a farmed creature? Informative and thought-provoking, the book Farming for the Landless travels Europe, exploring changes across the landscape.
Sweet As Honey: Comb-ing Through Honey’s Beauty Benefits Raw honey, though delicious to eat, has many uses other than tasting great on toast. This sweet substance can be used in many of your daily beauty rituals. From treating acne to a bad sunburn—honey has added benefits to keep you looking
Strong goals to save pollinators will not be achieved without immediate changes to current pesticide use and regulation!
By conserving and empowering the rainforests, we can create healthy and sustainable environments for all organisms. Check out this Tree Activist.
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One group is providing bees, mushrooms, and pollinator gardens to clean up radioactivity from Navajo land!
In 2005 alone, Americans spent a staggering $60 billion on snack foods! Sugar and salt cravings are often blamed for snack attacks, but how can you stop them?
Many think the Flow Hive is a genius invention that respects the bees, but what if we told you that it reduces the bee hive into a beer keg. It’s animal husbandry with a negative twist.
It took only a decade for the agency in charge of protecting our environment to make a stand against the systemic pesticides killing bees. Now what? Is it all part of their Kabuki dance with the chemical companies.
A coalition of beekeepers, farmers, business leaders, environmental, and food safety advocates rallied in the front of the White House in the bloody cold in an effort to save the bees. Will Obama take heed?
The major causes of colony collapse might seem impossible for a single individual to fight. But there are small steps everyone can take to reverse the disastrous decline of our most important pollinator.
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