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GM honey must get EU thumbs up

Honey containing even small traces of pollen from GM plants must now receive prior EU authorisation before it can be sold as food, the European Court of Justice has ruled. Read more

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European Union Exploits Stockholm Convention

Driven by trade interest, EU is pushing Endosulfan for POP listing Elimination of Endosulfan is expected to severely impact pollination and India’s farming Read more

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European Parliament in urgent call to save Europe’s bees

The European Parliament has issued a call for the EU to step up support to the beekeeping industry when the Common Agricultural Policy is next revamped. Read more

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Moldova will resume honey export to EU in 2010

The European Commission has decided Moldova will resume exporting honey to the EU in 2010, the Moldovan Economy Ministry announced, cited by RBC agency. Read more

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Euro MP Chris Davies gets busy battling for bees

Euro-MP Chris Davies has used his first question of the new term at the European Parliament to highlight the plight of British bees. Read more

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Europe to Create Protected Areas for Endangered Bees

In an effort to protect dwindling bee populations, the European Parliament has overwhelmingly approved of the creation of special “recovery zones.” Read More

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