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Anatomy  of a Honey Bee
Anatomy of a Honey Bee

Anatomy of a honey bee – The head is amazing and the eyes (they have 5 – but we will look at them in another post) allows the bee to process vast amounts of information in order to go about its daily business.

Yellow virus – Banned’ bee-harming pesticide approved for use, despite expert advice
Yellow virus – Banned’ bee-harming pesticide approved for use, despite expert advice

A pesticide which can harm bees has been approved for use in 2022. Emergency use of a product containing the chemical thiamethoxam has been authorised in England because of a virus which affects sugar beets. The decision came despite expert advisers finding pollution from the pesticide would damage river life, and requirements for use had not been met. But Environment…