Bee Culture

CATCH THE BUZZ- Pesticide Label Discrepancies Could Hurt Honey Bees

Researcher finds pesticide label discrepancies, could hurt honey bees • By: Sierra Dawn McClain – Capital Press More than 30% of pesticide labels fail to follow Environmental Protection Agency recommendations and provide incorrect information about their toxicity to pollinators, according to a study by Oregon State University Extension Service. Experts say inconsistent labels may cause unintentional pesticide misuse, which could…
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November 3, 2020