Sumary of Curries, pizzas and baked beans to vanish if bees become extinct – major warning:
- Bee expert and University of Sussex professor Dave Goulson has revealed just what the devastating impact will be if bees disappear for good.
- Mum’s anger as teacher pours away son’s squash in 28C heatProfessor Goulson has also teamed-up with Fairtrade tea company Clipper Teas to highlight the threat posed by pesticides to bee numbers.
- This follows research of 2,000 adults, also commissioned by Clipper Teas, which found a quarter don’t realise how toxic pesticides are.
- Professor Goulson said: “Many pesticides are directly toxic to bees – not just insecticides, but also fungicides and herbicides.