The Jefferson Exchange: November 20, 2013 Hour 1A:
Campaigning For A Ban On Neonicotinoids
The bodies of 50,000 dead bees no longer litter the parking lot of a Portland-area shopping center. But the impact of last June’s bee kill is still being felt. Anti-pesticide groups, including Eugene-based Beyond Toxics, are collecting signature in an online petition to ban the use of the kinds of pesticides that killed the bees.