The time has come to take a stand against the systemic pesticides that are killing bees. From the front lines, Paul Towers, of Pesticides Action Network, makes a clear case and asks The Golden State to step forward and be the change.
Tags: almonds, ban, bee declines, beekeepers, Bees, beyond pesticides, california, center for food safety, EPA, europe, neonicotinoids, paul towers, pesticides
The battle for the bees is headed to court. Beekeepers and activist groups filed a federal lawsuit last week against the EPA.
Tags: agriculture, beekeepers, center for food safety, clothianidin, colony collapse disorder, EPA, european union, grist, honeybees, john upton, lawsuit, neonicotinoids, paul towers, pesticide action network, pesticides, pollinators