Garden News

Pesticides Killing Bees?Bee in garden August 2013

There have been many recent news stories about a possible association between bee die off and certain pesticides, called “neonicotinoids”.  There are many competing views on this concern at this point.  [Photo: MN]

Here are some pointers to recent articles, pro, con and undecided:

  Xerces Society:
  Bees killed in Wilsonville, OR:
  Forbes on line:
 CNBC – bee activists “swarm” Home Depot and Lowes: