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EnviroTech :: Regulatory :: Regulatory: Pesticides
EFSA launches project to investigate factors that damage honeybee colonies
6:06 AM MDT | June 26, 2015 | Michael Ravenscroft
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) has started a project with goal of establishing a framework for the risk assessment of the various factors that cause stress in honeybee colonies. Stressors that are known to damage honeybee colonies include parasites, infectious agents, pesticides, and environmental factors. How these factors work in combination is poorly understood. The authority is also questioning whether it is possible to model these stress-causing factors to predict how they might affect specific colonies. The project, which will run...
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