Biologists: Pesticide regulations designed to protect bees are failing — NaturalNews.com – February 25, 2019

February 25, 2019 byTracey Watson

(Natural News) Bees, like many of the world’s insects, are in crisis, and their numbers are dwindling at an alarming rate. At the same time, the world’s population – and its reliance on insect-pollinated crops – continues to grow at an equally alarming pace. The bees might be in crisis right now, but pretty soon it will be humans who are in really serious trouble.

While the world’s governments have started to wake up to the dangers pesticides pose to honeybees, a series of studies by the University of Guelph, published in the journal Environmental Entomology recently, warns that these measures are not enough. They also warn that other species of bees, including bumblebees and solitary bees, are at least as important as the honeybee when it comes to the pollination of food, and yet these species have, for the most part, been virtually ignored in terms of pesticide risk assessment measures. (RelatedAs global insect population plunges toward total ecological collapse, the corporate-run media still censors the truth about GMOs and pesticides.)…Read more

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Name One Government Agency That Doesn’t Do The Exact Opposite Of Its Purpose — December 9, 2018

By Joe Jarvis A DEA agent is accused of facilitating drug trafficking in the regions he oversaw in Florida and Arkansas. He allegedly traded inside information to drug runners in exchange for cash. Drugs are illegal. But you can still run drugs with the right person being paid off. And you can do it for…..Read more

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Ny överraskande forskning – svamp räddar världens bisamhällen (Mushrooms Save the world’s bee colonies) — TV Helse i Sverige – 18 Oktober, 2018

Svampens magiska värld öppnar för ny vetenskap. Nyligen kom en ny forskningsrapport som publicerats i “Nature – International Journal of Science”, som visar vilken effekt svampen kan ha för binas hälsa, något som vi människor kan dra nytta av i framtiden. Text: Arnt-Olav Enger | Översättning: Madeleine Lidman Den ledande forskaren bakom forskningsrapporten, mykologen Paul…..Läs mera & video in english

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Study Finds Magic Mushrooms Help Honey Bees Fight Off Dangerous Viruses That Are Killing Them Off — The Free Thought Project – October 10, 2018

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The study found that mushrooms helped to increase the lifespan of honey bees while simultaneously working to fight the viruses that have been killing them. The post Study Finds Magic Mushrooms Help Honey Bees Fight Off Dangerous Viruses That Are Killing Them Off appeared first on The Free Thought Project….Read more

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After Years of Decline, Finally Some Good News About America’s Honey Bees — August 7, 2017

by Amanda Froelich, The Anti-Media Because 90 percent of modern crops rely on pollination, honey bees are vitally important to ecosystems. Due to mites, pesticides, and a slew of other harms, however, the numbers of colonies in the U.S. and Europe have declined a staggering 90 percent over the past two decades. Fortunately, it appears populations of the bumbling…

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