Beekeepers gather outside ministries across Europe to demand bee friendly pesticide standards ahead of EU vote on World Bee Day

Source: buglife.org.uk EU residents fear that member states will undermine the ban on bee-killing neonicotinoids by opening door to harmful pesticides. Tomorrow beekeepers and environmental groups will gather outside agriculture ministries across Europe to hand in a petition signed by over 220,000 SumOfUs members, demanding that the European Commission finally makes pesticide testing bee-friendly. These … Continue reading Beekeepers gather outside ministries across Europe to demand bee friendly pesticide standards ahead of EU vote on World Bee Day