Yes, yes, yes. More of this type of action, please!
We’ve got to save the bees! According to my source article written by Damian Carrington of The Guardian, bees pollinate “three-quarters of all food crops” so to lose them is unthinkable and would lead to mankind’s demise should we let it happen.
Recent studies are pointing the finger ever increasingly at a class of pesticides known as neonicotinoids, which are essentially nerve agents. No, these pesticides are not GMOs but there is plenty of science that links GMO crops directly with the use of neonicotinoids. In other words, the two seem to go hand in hand. (Read Genetically Engineered Crops in the Real World – Bt Corn, Insecticide Use and Honeybees from the Union of Concerned Scientists).
Concerning current legal action being taken, Carrington writes: The pesticides named in the lawsuits are clothianidin, manufactured by Bayer, and thiamethoxam, made by Syngenta. Read full article.