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Bees victory: EU votes for a near total ban on insecticides

Saturday, April 28th 2018 - 10:22 UTC
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European Union countries voted on Friday for a near-total ban on insecticides blamed for killing off bee populations, in what campaigners called a “beacon of hope” for the winged insects. Bees help pollinate 90 percent of the world’s major crops, but in recent years have been dying off from “colony collapse disorder,” a mysterious scourge blamed on mites, pesticides, virus, fungus, or a combination of these factors. Read full article


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  • :o))

    Great job! Well done!

    The next step = the rest of the world, step-by-step?

    Apr 28th, 2018 - 01:17 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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