Bees an endangered species?

For the first time ever, bees are now considered an endangered species in the United States. On Friday, the Federal Register publicized the decision classifying seven types of the honey-producing insects endangered, noting that loss of habitat and competition with invasive non-indigenous insects had caused their numbers to dwindle in recent years. According to the Register,…

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Nader Conference, May 23: Beyond Pesticides will outline 35 years of fight for organic agriculture

Beyond Pesticides points to certified organic agriculture as the answer to the pesticide treadmill of increasing use of toxic pesticides harmful to people, pollinators, biodiversity and a sustainable environment.

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