4 October 2021
Targeted use of mixed legumes protects pollinators
12 July 2021
Bees' Needs Week urges farmers to do their bit
1 June 2021
Hayward’s grow blocks of nectar rich wildflowers
12 April 2021
28 farms will welcome millions of pollinators
24 November 2020
Farmers created 80ha of bee-friendly habitat
13 July 2020
Week-long initiative looks at farmers' efforts
25 June 2020
Brothers turned half their land to wildflowers
18 February 2020
Call for policy makers to protect pollinators
21 October 2019
The sweet formula could make bees stronger
30 May 2019
The trial will initially involve five farmers
8 April 2019
The highest scoring applicants will receive funds to support their projects
5 April 2019
Farming and horticultural sectors are among areas affected by invasive species
28 March 2019
Increase in bee species responsible for pollinating flowering crops
22 February 2019
An MP has warned that an EU crackdown on a commonly-used pesticide may have “unintended consequences” for farmers. Conservative MP for Go...
14 December 2018
Welsh dairy farmers concerned by the plight of pollinators have sprung into action to help reverse their decline. Six dairy farmers, who ...
25 October 2018
A £60,000 fund has been announced to develop and test pollinator habitat mapping, and farmers will play a major role in spearheading new bee...
11 October 2018
The Government has approved the sale of the insecticide Sequoia following a request from Dow AgroSciences. The pest control product will ...
30 August 2018
Bumblebees acquire a taste for pesticide-laced food as they become more exposed to it, a behaviour showing possible symptoms of addiction. ...
30 August 2018
A farm which has reverted back to traditional 1940's farming methods has boosted wildlife numbers by more than 300 percent. 111 acres of ...
18 July 2018
A Lincolnshire beekeeper is offering local farmers free flower seeds as part of his campaign to halt the decline of the British honeybee. ...
19 June 2018
Farmers are laying a network of "bee roads" throughout the UK to support pollinators and promote bio-diversity. Farmers who supply the Co...
14 May 2018
Two Suffolk farming brothers are aiming to feed a million bumblebees this year to help reverse the decline in these vital pollinators. Ma...
3 May 2018
Crop experts have spoken of their concerns that the recent ban on all outdoor uses of three key neonicotinoids will affect yields and push c...
27 April 2018
EU member states have voted for proposals to enforce an almost-complete ban on the use of neonicotinoid insecticides across the EU. On Fr...
23 March 2018
Two bee enzymes could open up the opportunity to design bee-friendly insecticides, according to new research. The enzymes, one in the hon...
28 February 2018
Most uses of neonicotinoid pesticides represent a risk to wild bees and honeybees, according to assessments published today by the EFSA. ...
28 February 2018
One million bees have been stolen from a farmer's field in Oxfordshire, with the owners saying it is the "biggest theft" they have ever hear...
15 January 2018
A more simplified Countryside Stewardship scheme has opened for 2018 application packs, after farmers complained the scheme is 'too complica...