The EU precautionary ban on neonics has decimated this year’s crop.
The EU neonic ban was not about the bees, not about the science and not about sustainable farming.
So what was it about?
It’s time for the EU to commission a study on the use of the policy tools of ALARA and precaution.
See the French translation As many of us prepare to escape the summer heat by taking a holiday at the beach or at higher altitudes, spare a thought for the farmers working through the summer in full sun and against the elements. Before you toss that steak on the BBQ, spread those perfect strawberries on…