Study says pesticides stop bees buzzing — KRISHNA KUMAR SINGH

According to preliminary results from a new study the world’s most widely used insecticides harm the ability of bees to vibrate flowers and shake out the pollen to fertilise crops. Some flowers, such as those of crops like tomatoes and potatoes, must be shaken to release pollen and bumblebees are particularly good at creating the buzz needed […]

via Study says pesticides stop bees buzzing — KRISHNA KUMAR SINGH

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