February 2018

Commenting on the Federal Budget, Indigenous & Environmental Groups: "The Government of Canada hits a home run for biodiversity conservation."

Ontario, February 27, 2018 – A partnership of Indigenous and environmental groups commended the Canadian government for tabling the best federal bu

Neonicotinoids: Risks to Bees Confirmed by European Food Safety Authority

Most uses of neonicotinoid pesticides represent a risk to wild bees and honeybees, according to assessments published today by EFSA.

Québec Introduces Restrictions on Agricultural Use of Bee Killing Pesticides

CTV News Montréal announced this week that Québec is putting new restrictions on pesticides aimed at protecting pollinators.

Good News for the Environment and Canada’s Bees and Beekeepers – Martineau v Bayer Class Action Lawsuit Against Pesticide Manufacturers Now Authorized in Québec

Click on this Short Video on Bumblebee Ecology and Help U of G Student Hayley Tompkins Win an NSERC Competition

Hayley Tompkins, an MSc candidate at the University of Guelph, created this short video on wild bumblebees and artificial nest boxes, a project  su