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More than just bees

Originally posted on Ecology is not a dirty word:
Nature never did betray the heart that loved her William Wordsworth While I was researching my last piece on the EU’s neonicotinoid ban I came across some quite surprising sentiments. The…

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Bee killing isn’t only about neonics

A few weeks ago, great news! The European Union banned three ‘bee killers’ – neonicotinoid pesticides. Three neonics with the, er, catchy names clothianidin, imidacloprid and thiamethoxam. The ban will come into force on 1st December this year, and it … Continue reading

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