Did you know that one out of every three bites of food are dependent on honey bee pollination?
Any threats to pollinators, such as pesticides have the potential to affect our entire food system, especially crops like blueberries, apples, cherries, peaches, and plums which rely heavily on pollination.
Look at the maps in this article … areas in the US with greatest decline in wild bee populations match those with greatest pesticide use. Coincidence?
Read the article for what can you do, including eating organic as much as possible.