Neonicotinoids and bees

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January 29, 2019 @ 7:45 pm – 9:30 pm
Pangbourne Village Hall
6 Station Rd
Pangbourne, Reading RG8 7AN
Reading and District Natural History Society

Dr Ben Woodcock (CEH) will be presenting  Neonicotinoids and bees

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. [*NOTE* This talk rescheduled from November 6th]

Visitors welcome (£3 charge). Members are invited to bring exhibits and share their observations at all meetings. Annual membership £15.00, £20.00 per family. Joining form on website:, or pay at a meeting.

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