Nicotine-based insecticides have been linked to the decline of honeybees and are now a steady presence in the small and great rivers that flow through Midwestern farm country.
Women living in close proximity to pesticide-treated farms face a two-thirds increased risk of giving birth to children with developmental disorders like autism, a new U.C. Davis study shows.
Watch Vanishing of the Bees Director Maryam Henein on TakePart Live, hosted by Jacob Soboroff and Meghan McCain.
Bee pollen is likely contaminated with a cocktail of at least 17 poisonous pesticides, according to an extensive new report from Greenpeace.
It was 2007 when I began scouring the net for information on colony collapse disorder, and came upon an eerie and beautifully sad short animation hailing from Lithuania.
Systemic pesticides kill bees, butterflies, and bats, and harm our environment. These pollinator issues were discussed in the D.C. spotlight the week of March 24th.
HoneColony Founder Maryam Henein visited with The Green Divas to share her insight on sustainability and the well-being of the honeybees.
Last week, Rep. Dennis Kucinich along with food safety activist Elizabeth Kucinich, and author John Robbins, joined congressional candidate Marianne Williamson to discuss genetically modified organisms in our food supply. Why wasn’t mainstream media there?
After a lengthy lobbying effort from bee lovers, Los Angeles is finally taking the first steps to legalize urban beekeeping in the city.
According to those who believe in sacred apiculture, bees are “heavenly messengers, an expression of the wisdom in the universe, a spark of cosmic consciousness, a gift to the world.”
Cheerios cereal has been around since 1941. Recently, General Mills decided to remove GMOs from the list of ingredients. Is this a turning point in the fight over genetically modified food or a marketing ploy?