I Want to Know the Truth About What's Going On With the Bees

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    My Oak Tree Is Full of Bees

    We have been watching with dismay as each year, fewer and fewer bees come to our garden.  But this year, there are slightly more than last year.   There is an oak tree right outside my open window, and as I work at the computer I can hear the tree is absolutely singing...
    NANSELTAR NANSELTAR
    61-65, F
    1 Response Jul 16, 2009

    Pesticides?

    I was working on a painting the other night and half-listening to the Discovery Channel when I (think) I heard a scientist state that the disappearence of the bees is due to a fungus the attacks the bees' immune systems. He likened it to our AIDS. He also prognosticated that...
    siren1971 siren1971
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Nov 8, 2007

    Its a Terrible Thing, All Must Know!

    I've done a research paper on the bees. I wanted to know why they are dying! And what I've found is Terrible! The main problem is indeed pesticides. A chemical to kill a bug is just that, and there is no way ANYONE can convince me otherwise. Neonicotinoids are being used on our...
    DunkelAugen DunkelAugen
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Aug 1, 2009
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