EU bans neonicotinoid pesticides on outdoor crops

EU member states have voted by qualified majority to ban the use of neonicotinoid pesticides on outdoor crops. The vote follows a report from the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) which found that the pesticides posed a threat to many species of bees, no matter where or how they were used in the outdoor environment. … Continue reading EU bans neonicotinoid pesticides on outdoor crops