‘Alarming’ Explosion of toxic pesticide use causing insect apocalypse in United States: Study

“Insect abundance has declined 45 percent. This is a global crisis—we must ban neonics to save the bees!” The rapid and dangerous decline of the insect population in the United States—often called an “insect apocalypse” by scientists—has largely been driven by an increase in the toxicity of U.S. agriculture caused by the use of neonicotinoid pesticides, according […]

Source: https://www.rawstory.com/2019/08/alarming-explosion-of-toxic-pesticide-use-causing-insect-apocalypse-in-united-states-study/
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