By Mayukh Saha,
(Prepare For Change) At a meeting of the Royal Geographic Society of London, Earthwatch Institute declared bees the most invaluable species on this planet, as reported by The Guardian in 2008. And along with it comes this disturbing piece of news. If the bees were to disappear today, mankind would follow suit very soon! Scientists and wildlife experts have joined bees to the list of species that are doomed to extinction in the near future if humanity does not do something about its most beneficial insects. →
Read more via The Bee Has Been Declared “The Most Important Living Being On The Planet” — Prepare For Change
(Collective-Evolution) Governments within the European union recently decided to increase their ban on pesticides that have been strongly linked to killing and harming bees after deciding not to renew their approval for Bayer’s insecticide known as thiacloprid. The ban officially goes into effect in April of 2020 but after that, no more spraying is allowed. →
Read more via EU To Ban Bayer’s Pesticide Linked To Harming Bees — Collective Evolution
September 20, 2019 – John Vibes, Truth Theory
Beekeepers in the United States have begun to organize against a recent decision by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), to allow a dangerous insecticide back on the market. The beekeepers have filed a lawsuit against the government agency for its inaction on the powerful insecticide, “sulfoxaflor.” The lawsuit cites information and statistics about the health risks to humans, animals, and insects.
The beekeepers are being represented by Earthjustice, a legal group that works on cases involving the environment. Greg Loarie, one of the attorneys with Earthjustice, says that a restriction on sulfoxaflor was removed by the Trump administration, despite scientific evidence proving how dangerous it is. →
Read more via US Beekeepers File Lawsuit Against EPA Over Approval Of Dangerous Pesticide — Waking Times
By Nikki Harper
Contributing Writer for Wake Up World
As the world braces for the 5G rollout, we’re being sold a vision of a wonderful, tech-enabled future. Smart homes, smart business, smart highways, smart cities, smart cars – what’s not to love? Except that governments, scientists and doctors worldwide have been stating the obvious for years now: it’s not very smart to deliberately endanger the health and wellbeing of every citizen on earth, and to endanger life on earth itself. Why are the powers that be not listening?
Read more via Governments, Scientists and Doctors Worldwide Call For a Ban on 5G — Wake Up World
By B.N. Frank
Last month a new one-page flyer was released to provide information about how bees are harmed by exposure to 5G and other sources of cell phone and wireless radiation.
Read more & video: “Bees dying under 5G poles” (3:34) via 5G Is Bad For Bees. California Video Provides Sad Evidence. —
Researchers at Colorado State University have found that cultivating hemp will be a crucial tool in fighting the dangerous decline in the bee population.
By Matt Agorist – June 16, 2019
As the world population of honeybees continues to decline at a dangerous rate, a new study from Colorado State University purports to have found the answer to quell the decline—hemp. The reason hemp is such a boon to the bee population is simple, it is a great source of pollen.
Read more via Study Shows Growing Hemp is a Powerful Tool to Fight Bee Population Decline — The Free Thought Project
Police are looking for an arsonist who burned several beehives in Alvin, Texas, leading to the deaths of more than half a million bees, CNN reported Wednesday.
The hives belonged to the Brazoria County Beekeepers Association, which had 24 colonies at the site in total. The hives were discovered burning early Saturday morning by a sheriff’s deputy, who extinguished the flames. Some of the bee boxes had also been tossed into a pond on the site.
Read more via 500,000 Bees Killed by Texas Arsonist — Waking Times