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Minnesota Lawmakers Consider Banning Neonicotinoid Pesticides Decimating Bees And The Environment

By Julie Wilson – Natural News

(NaturalNews) Like people in other states across the U.S., Minnesotans are concerned about their declining honeybee populations, and are pushing state regulators to take action. 98 more words


Report on Honeybee Epidemic Published

A major study of the transmission of  Deformed Wing Virus in honeybees  publshed yesterday in the journal  Science has concluded that the current epidemic has its origins in the international trade in honeybees… 180 more words


Is It a . . .

Most of us would say, “Honeybee,” but we are wrong. This guy does the same job honeybees do, pollination; but it does not have a hive somewhere and is not domesticated. 387 more words


'I was just sittin' here enjoyin' the company. Plants got a lot to say, if you take the time to listen.' Eeyore.

Yesterday, as we were coming back from our afternoon walk, I noticed one of my neighbours pottering around his front garden.  He seemed to be chatting happily away to someone out of my line of sight.   802 more words

Fearing the Sting

Steve is lying in bed, the covers pulled up under his chin, shivering with chills. His words come out haltingly: “I need another blanket.” It’s night, he’s running a fever — unusual for him — and his body hurts all over. 1,468 more words


The Importance of Bees

Bee colonies are essential to our entire ecosystem. It is estimated that one-third of the nation’s production of food is dependent on pollination by honeybees. Bees provide our plants with pollination, without them, we have no food. 289 more words