A parasite is spreading through the world’s honey bees and climate changes are making it worse, says zoologist Robert Paxton in a comment on the World Economic Forum blog.
In an opinion piece, journalist Henry I. Miller issues a “wake-up call for US farmers”, drawing their attention to the EPA’s recent tell-tale reports on neonicotinoid seed treatments in soya.
The “Bayer’s Perspective on Innovation 2014” international press forum held in Leverkusen, Germany, was the venue for the launch of the company’s first bee health magazine, “BEENOW”. The magazine presents Bayer’s efforts to unite partners from around the world, includin...
A large-scale field experiment in southern Ontario, Canada shows that exposure to oilseed rape, grown from seed treated with the neonicotinoid clothianidin, poses low risk to honey bees.