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Risky pesticides left on market too long, environment watchdog says: CBC

By Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press

Ontario's draft Pollinator Health Action Plan

Download here the report and information on how t

Full report: Office of the Auditor General of Canada re Pesticide Safety

Top Canada watchdog worried about pesticide linked to bee deaths

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Ontario beekeepers dispute latest neonic study - The Western Producer

A Health Canada study on neonicotinoid seed treatments has irritated beekeepers in Ontario and delighted defenders of th

No more 'conditional registration' of pesticides: Health Minister

The federal government is responding to calls from environm

US wild bee numbers decline as land is converted for biofuel. BBC News

By Matt McGrath

Beekeepers abuzz over breeding honey bees for Canadian environment: CBC

New research reignites concerns that pesticides are harming bees: The Washington Post

Neonicotinoid to be targeted in Quebec's new pesticide regulations: CBC

G&M: Ontario grain farmers lose court battle against government's pesticide restriction.

By Eric Atkins    

CBC: Law to reduce use of bee-killing pesticide upheld in court

Now available: 2015 Ontario Apiculture Winter Loss and Management Survey

New research: Neonicotinoid insecticide residues in soil dust and associated parent soil in fields with a history of seed treatment use on crops in southwestern Ontario.

New research confirms neonics severely affect honey bee queens: Nature