• Seed coating is the most common way neonicotinoids are applied.

    How Do Neonicotinoids Affect Bees?

    Neonicotinoid pesticides have become a divisive issue in recent years. On one side, pesticide advocates have emphasized it’s lack of lethal effects compared to other classes of chemicals.  On the other, many papers have come out in the past decade linking neonicotinoids to a slew of health problems. Pesticides and…

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  • Open Source Honey Bees

    Genetically modified (GMO) bees could be the long sought answer to the honey bee health crisis, but should they be? With bee populations struggling all across the globe due to a multitude of factors, there is a large demand for potential solutions. Some are looking at genetically modified bees as…

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