46144Experts suggest widely used pyrethroid pesticide could be responsible for smaller bees
- Jan 20, 2014
Experts suggest widely used pesticide could be responsible for smaller insects.
Bumblebees could be shrinking because of exposure to a widely used pesticide, a study suggests. Experts fear smaller bees will be less effective at foraging for nectar and distributing pollen from flowers, which is vital to the food chain.
London Daily Mail, United Kingdom