Getting the facts on honey production – National | Globalnews.ca

Honey bees in Ontario are dying in record numbers and the provincial government says a class of pesticides known as neonicotinoids is partly to blame. In an effort to reduce bee losses, the Ontario government is about to bring in a partial ban that will reduce neonic usage by 80%. 16×9 first looked into bee declines almost two years ago when we investigated the science behind how one of the biggest selling neonics was approved.

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