It is ironic to think that man might determine his own future by something so seemingly trivial as the choice of an insect spray.” – Rachel Carson, Silent Spring
We know neonicotinoids, a class of pesticides, have been implicated in the mass die-off of honeybees.
But did you know who makes neonics? Syngenta, Bayer CropSciences and Dow Agrosciences.
Neonicotinoids linked to honey bee viruses:
Who makes neonicotinoids: