May 7, 2013

Declining bee populations pose a threat to global agriculture

A report from Yale Environment 360 outlines the danger that the decline of bees and other pollinators represents to the world’s food supply. This was highlighted this week when the European Commission decided to ban a class of pesticides suspected of playing a role in so-called "colony collapse disorder".


Read Elizabeth Grossman’s full report at the Yale Environment 360 website.