Harvard scientist Chensheng (Alex) Lu joined two beekeepers to study how a class of pesticides called neonicotinoids could be responsible for collapsing bee populations. Hear why he thinks many people get it wrong when they discuss bee colony collapse. Also, the
Center for Food Safety’s Peter Jenkins tells us why his group is suing EPA over their approval of neonicotinoids, and beekeeper Steve Ellis explains why he joined the CFS lawsuit.
On the next episode, we hear from Harvard scientist Chensheng (Alex) Lu, about his work showing how a class of pesticides called neonicotinoids could be responsible for bee colony collapse. Also, hear why beekeeper Steve Ellis joined a lawsuit to force EPA to withdraw approval of two neonicotinoids, and from Center for Food Safety lawyer Peter Jenkins who is lead counsel on the lawsuit.