Bee Research

National Geographic: Insect 'apocalypse' in U.S. driven by 50x increase in toxic pesticides

National Geographic: Insect 'apocalypse' in U.S. driven by 50x increase in toxic pesticides

A recent study shows that bees (and many other insects) are greatly affected by neonicotinoid pesticides used to protect crops from harmful insects. As we come up on the second year of the CU Bee Club, it's an important reminder that we still need you to "Bee the Change" you want to see in the environment!