Showing posts with label pollination rates. Show all posts
Showing posts with label pollination rates. Show all posts

Monday, May 21, 2018

World Bee Day celebrated at birth place in Slovenia

World Bee Day celebrated at birth place in Slovenia
With waves of music and hails bursting out from a huge white meeting tent, a high-profile celebrating ceremony for the first ever World Bee Day was held here in Slovenia on Sunday, signalling a further initiative by Slovenia to raise public awareness about the vital role of bees and other pollinators for humanity.

Friday, April 27, 2018

EU moves to full ban pesticides that harm bees

bees
The European Union has made a key breakthrough to completely ban pesticides that harm bees and their crop pollination.

Friday, April 13, 2018

More frequent droughts mean fewer flowers for bees

ABEILLES POLLINATION
As the planet warms and droughts grow longer and more frequent, as predicted by climate scientists, bees are likely to find fewer flowers to get nectar.

Saturday, December 30, 2017

What’s killing the world’s bees? New study claims a surprising culprit

What’s killing the world’s bees
Scientists have found what they believe to be the strongest factor leading to the worryingly steep decline of bumblebees… fungicides.

Thursday, October 19, 2017

New research reveals 75% drop in the number of flying insects

insects are important pollinators
German researchers have reported a rapid drop in the number of flying insects at dozens of natural reserves over the past three decades.

Wednesday, August 03, 2016

Bee decline warning for farmers, consumers: New Zealand study

New Zealand's pillar agriculture industry stands to lose up to 728 million NZ dollars (523.36 million US dollars) a year if the local honeybee population continues to fall, researchers said Wednesday.

EL News