bees

Bee Declines in Minnesota

Per a preliminary analysis, bee decline continues to be a major concern in the U.S., and Minnesota is no exception coming in at an estimated loss of 51.2% from 2014–2015. The Bee Informed Partnership, in collaboration with the Apiary Inspectors of America (AIA) and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), is releasing preliminary results […]

One Small Step for Bees

The EPA has just announced a moratorium on approving any new bee-killing neonicotinoid pesticides. This does not remove bee-killing pesticides already on the market, and there are several. Last June, President Obama created a task force to develop a strategy to save the bees.   New and Pending Submissions for Outdoor Uses of Products Containing […]