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USDA Finds Bayer Pesticide Harmful to Honeybees

According to a report by Mike McCarthy, environment editor of the U.K.-based Independent, the lead researcher at the USDA’s very own Bee Research Laboratory completed research two years ago suggesting that even extremely low levels of exposure to neonicotinoids makes … Continue reading

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Judges uphold ban on Bayer pesticide

A federal appeals court refused to delay a ban on the sale of a pesticide that some environmental groups claim is killing honeybees. Read more

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Bayer Funding of Beekeepers’ Association Draws Controversy

Bayer’s role (or lack thereof — the science jury is still out) in the mass death of bees just keeps making news. The annual meeting of the British Beekeepers Association became contentious over a vote on whether the BBKA should … Continue reading

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Germans probing whether Bayer pesticide caused honeybee colony collapse

A German prosecutor is investigating Werner Wenning , Bayer’s chairman, and Friedrich Berschauer , the head of Bayer CropScience , after critics alleged that they knowingly polluted the environment. Read More

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