Corn seed treatment insecticides pose risks to honey bees, yield benefits elusive

Looking at public data on the location of apiaries and projecting the range that honey bees forage, they found that 94 percent of bees could fly through areas that contain lethal doses of the insecticides during the period when corn is planted.
Source: Honey & Bee

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