Researchers Find That Bees Are Addicted To Neonicotinoids Pesticides

April 27, 2015 3:47 AM

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A new study states that bees are increasingly getting addicted to neonicotinoids pesticides. Neonicotinoids pesticides are used for seed dressing of rapeseed, but they affect wild bees and interfere with their growth and reproduction.

The study, which was conducted by the researchers from the Institute of Neuroscience at Newcastle University, and published in the Nature journal, states that neonicotinoids pesticides dramatically harm wild bees. However, the wild bees are increasingly getting addicted to them.

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