The First-Ever Insect Vaccine Is Designed to Protect Bees from Devastating Diseases
The Queen eats the vaccine, and then passes on the immunization to further generations.
Minnesota Is Cracking Down on Pesticides in Order to Save Bees
Last week, Governor Mark Dayton ordered the implementation of a range of protections that are intended to protect the lives of bees.
Now We Know Why Bee Colonies Are Dying Near Corn Fields
For the first time, a landmark law passed by Minnesota in 2014 will actually compensate two beekeepers for damage caused by neonicotinoids, one of the most widely used class of insecticides in the world.
Scientists Say Pesticides Are Causing the Beepocalypse
A new countrywide field study has uncovered the first evidence of a link between certain pesticide use and honeybee decline in England and Wales, contrary to UK government claims that mites and weather conditions are to blame.