From our colleagues at Oregon State University Extension comes this overview of how a variety of wild and managed bees and their pollination activities are affected by pesticide application.
Provides guidelines for how beekeepers, growers, and pesticide applicators can work together to prevent bee poisoning. Tables provide specific information regarding toxicity of insecticides, miticides and blossom and fruit thinning agents to honey bees; to alfalfa leafcutting bees; to alkali bees; and to bumble bees.
This free publication is available by download.
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