Neonicotinoids and bees
Tuesday December 3 @ 7:45 pm - 9:30 pm
This talk will discuss the impacts and implications of the use of neonicotinoid pesticides on both wild and honey bees in Europe. The talk focuses on explaining some of the evidence base underpinning the recent EU ban on these chemicals that were used on wheat and oilseed rape in the UK. Speaker: Dr Ben Woodcock (Centre for Ecology & Hydrology) Rescheduled from 2019.