Europe has moved to ban pesticides that are harmful to honey bees. Used on food crops, the pesticides which contain neonicotinoids and produced by companies like Bayer, are considered to contribute to the swift decline of the honey bee population.
Colony Collapse Disorder is a serious threat to life on earth. Bees as pollinators are absolutely essential in maintaining the continuation of food chain.
“If we do not believe within ourselves this deeply rooted feeling that there is something higher than ourselves, we shall never find the strength to evolve into something higher.” ~ Rudolf Steiner
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See article on the ban of pesticides in Europe. The ban goes into effect in December, 2013.