A new study of wild bees identifies 139 counties in key agricultural regions of California, the Pacific Northwest, the Midwest, west Texas and the Mississippi River valley that face a worrisome mismatch between falling wild bee supply and rising crop pollination demand.
The rusty patched bumblebee, a prized but vanishing pollinator once familiar to much of North America, was listed on Tuesday as an endangered species, becoming the first wild bee in the continental United States to gain such federal protection.
SAN FRANCISCO— Yesterday a judge in the Northern District of California delivered a crushing blow to the nation’s beekeepers and imperiled honey bees.
By: Veronique Lacarpra
By: Judson Parker
One of every three bites of food we eat is from a crop pollinated by honeybees.
Evidence convinced judge of threat posed to honey production in Yucatán – but firm will almost certainly appeal against ruling.
By: Tiffany Stecker
By: Willy Blackmore
Fish And Wildlife Service Agrees to Phase-Out Genetically Engineered Crops and Ban Bee-Killing Pesticides on National Refuges
A National Victory Nearly Ten Years in the Making!