Review of study into pesticide effect on bee mortality

Published 09 August 2021

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Beeds on oilsede rape at Hillfarm Oils in Suffolk.

A study published in Nature in August looked at how combinations of pesticides – often referred to as ‘cocktails’ for sensational effect – impact on bee mortality. The story was covered by BBC News. However, BBC News left out some information, which could mislead readers.

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