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divacuppa:

A government report released last week surprisingly admits that the honeybee species are dying off at a rate too high to ‘guarantee their long term survival’.

It has been well proven that the primary factor leading to this extinction is the presence of neonicotinoid poisons, of course present in insecticides sold by and/or used by corporations such as Monsanto, Syngenta, Bayer, Dupont and their products. A recent study from Harvard, published on March 27th of this year, has definitively confirmed what scientists outside the US have been saying for years: neonicotinoids are the [emphasis added] cause of colony collapse disorder(CCD). The study showed that 50% of colonies populated by bees who had been in contact with these pesticides collapsed, compared to only 1 in 6 who were not in contact with neonicotinoids.

The European Union understands that the death of honeybees is an unprecedented death for human beings and mother earth, as they have banned neonicotinoid poisons.

However, American powers refuse to believe the problem is neonicotinoid insecticides and they continue to be in use here.

These corporations with armies of lobbyists and politicians bought and paid for, like  Monsanto, are playing dumb and suggesting that ‘mites’ are the cause for the death rate of honeybees, a problem so bad that it means their extinction if they continue on this path. This is dangerous anti-science rhetoric, borderline scientific denialism from the American agro-chemical establishment. 

Well, did mites cause the honeybees to go extinct in the approximate 14 million years they survived here before humans invented neonicotinoid chemicals? Of course not. It seems only things as foreign to Earth as neonicotinoids can cause such a drastic loss of crucial life on our planet and the solution is obvious; inform people that if we keep allowing the honeybees to die at this rate, we will be literally without almost all of the fruits we enjoy. Oh and stop using neonicotinoids.

If we don’t seriously stop this soon, then a corporation like Monsanto would likely take advantage of the lack of bees to pollinate and create fruit, and attempt to monopolize the products of nature because the fruits will then require individual, manual pollination or more complex measures. While this may seem far fetched, in the absence of honeybees and acknowledging that manual pollination is highly labor intensive, micro pollinator drones may be in our future if something is not done to save the bees.

If you are reading this, there is a good chance absolutely none of this information is new. If the bees are not nursed back to health as a species, say goodbye to these things- (unless you want genetically modified, manually pollinated products of Monsanto in the wake of the extinction of the honeybee): Apples Mangos Rambutan Kiwi Fruit Plums Peaches Nectarines Guava Rose Hips Pomegranites Pears Black and Red Currants Alfalfa Okra Strawberries Onions Cashews Cactus Prickly Pear Apricots Allspice Avocados Passion Fruit Lima Beans Kidney Beans Adzuki Beans Green Beans Orchid Plants Custard Apples Cherries Celery Coffee Walnut Cotton Lychee Flax Acerola – used in Vitamin C supplements Macadamia Nuts Sunflower Oil Goa beans Lemons Buckwheat Figs Fennel Limes Quince Carrots Persimmons Palm Oil Loquat Durian Cucumber Hazelnut Cantaloupe Tangelos Coriander Caraway Chestnut Watermelon Star Apples Coconut Tangerines Boysenberries Starfruit Brazil Nuts  Beets Mustard Seed Rapeseed Broccoli Cauliflower Cabbage Brussels Sprouts Bok Choy (Chinese Cabbage) Turnips Congo Beans Sword beans Chili peppers, red peppers, bell peppers, green peppers Papaya Safflower Sesame Eggplant Raspberries Elderberries Blackberries Clover Tamarind Cocoa Black Eyed Peas Vanilla Cranberries Tomatoes Grapes

can’t say no one predicted this

down with monsanto

SAVE THE BEES

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videogaymer:

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lecteurdepaumes:

God bless

lecteurdepaumes:

God bless

stegosarah:

My mum took photos of her bees!!!

SAVE THE BEES

poopeh:

On October 4 my highschool is holding its first all girl football game. This event signifies a source of female empowerment and because of that we’ve decided to donate all proceeds to a local charity called Safe Passage. Safe Passage is based in Western Massachusetts and is dedicated to ending domestic violence, and supporting the women and children affected by it.  Everything they offer is free of charge, including: a 24 hr hotlineprivate and group counselingan emergency shelter support groupsThey also offer specialized counseling for people with disabilities, immigrants, and children, and plenty of online resources. We are trying to raise as much money as possible for a charity doing so many good things for our community, and any donations would be greatly appreciated. You can donate online hereYou can find information about donating food, clothing, toiletries, ect. hereTheir toll free hotlineis (888) 345-5282 For more information you can visit their website www.safepass.org

poopeh:

On October 4 my highschool is holding its first all girl football game. This event signifies a source of female empowerment and because of that we’ve decided to donate all proceeds to a local charity called Safe Passage. 

Safe Passage is based in Western Massachusetts and is dedicated to ending domestic violence, and supporting the women and children affected by it.  Everything they offer is free of charge, including: 

  • a 24 hr hotline
  • private and group counseling
  • an emergency shelter 
  • support groups

They also offer specialized counseling for people with disabilities, immigrants, and children, and plenty of online resources. We are trying to raise as much money as possible for a charity doing so many good things for our community, and any donations would be greatly appreciated. 

You can donate online here

You can find information about donating food, clothing, toiletries, ect. here

Their toll free hotlineis (888) 345-5282 

For more information you can visit their website www.safepass.org

tommmmmmmmm what r u doing 

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Cliffs of Varengeville, Gust of Wind, 1882
Claude Monet

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Cliffs of Varengeville, Gust of Wind, 1882

Claude Monet