EU labels another pesticide as bad for bees

EU labels another pesticide as bad for bees "The insecticide fipronil poses a high acute risk to honeybees when used as a seed treatment for maize," the EFSA said in a statement. "EFSA was asked to perform a risk assessment … Continue reading

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BASF challenges EU ban on fipronil pesticide

BASF challenges EU ban on fipronil pesticide The European Union in July added fipronil to its blacklist of substances suspected of playing a role in declining bee populations. The ban follows similar EU curbs imposed in April on three of … Continue reading

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