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Honeybee groups sue EPA over insecticide registration

A group of beekeeping groups has filed a challenge against the Environmental Protection Agency over its approval of the pesticide sulfoxaflor, which is highly toxic to honeybees. Sulfoxaflor, marketed by Dow Chemical under the brand names Closer and Transform, is … Continue reading

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S.F. bees have plenty to eat year-round

Q: I bought your book “Golden Gate Gardening” specifically for the vegetable planting calendar, which I love and consult all the time. Now I have a beehive, and I would like to be sure to have something blooming for them all … Continue reading

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