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The Threat of Colony Collapse Disorder to Our Food Supply is Real

European scientists have discovered that bee populations are experiencing a resurgence after three neonicotinoid insecticides, clothianidin, imidacloprid and thiamethoxam were banned by the European Commission in 2013.

Unfortunately, all three are still used heavily in the USA.The European Academies Science Advisory Council, an independent body composed of representatives from the national science academies of European Union member states, has a growing body of evidence that shows the widespread use of the pesticides “has severe effects on a range of organisms that provide ecosystem services like pollination and natural pest control, as well as on biodiversity.”

Source: The Threat of Colony Collapse Disorder to Our Food Supply is RealREALfarmacy.com | Healthy News and Information

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