Seed & Chemical
Insecticide causes danger to bees, report finds
However, the company that manufactures the product, Bayer, said that they do not believe the new reports, but will work with the European commission to gather more data. The chemical industry also funded a report published on January 15, 2013 claiming that banning neonicotinoids could cost farmers over £600 million in lost production. But Goulson said the report contained "not a shred" of serious evidence.
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January 16, 2013 By David Manly