Neonicotinoids are systemic pesticides, or poisons meant to kill soil pests. These chemicals get taken up through plant’s vascular system and the chemicals travel out to its flowers. When the bees feed on these flowers, they are ingesting some of this poison. Doesn’t this scenario resemble Putin’s reputation? All of these mysterious poisonings shrouding his administration. Just like with the bees, it might not be possible to prove the poisonings’ origins, but there are certainly prime suspects.

 

Are neo-nicotinoids the "Putins" of the nursery industry?

Start of Join a Climate Crisis Circle

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Coronavirus: wake-up call from nature

Coronavirus: wake-up call from nature

Blog The “coronavirus”/COVID-19 is gripping the world’s attention and while many people are asking how we got into this situation, ecologists shake their heads, because they have been predicting and warning the world for decades of potential global pandemics...