Feds Move to Ban Neonics!

It seems that the Canadian Government has begun to take major steps towards enforcing a ban on neonicotinoids. Following the lead of the European Union, which banned the outdoor use of neonicotinoids in May of this year, it was confirmed today that Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) is releasing a plan to phase out 2 of the neonicotinoid pesticides that have contributed to the loss of honeybee colonies and the decline of wild bee populations. https://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2018/08/14/ottawa-to-phase-out-pesticides-linked-to-bee-deaths.html

 

 

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