Ban pesticides to save bees, say MPs
The UK government should suspend the use of a number of pesticides linked to the deaths of bees, a committee of MPs has said.
Members of the Commons Environmental Audit Committee are calling for a moratorium on the use of sprays containing neonicotinoids.
Dr Heather Whitney from the University of Bristol told the BBC's Jon Kay that more research on pesticides needs to be done.
05 Apr 2013
- From the section Science & Environment