Farmers urged to BeeConnected

A new scheme developed by the Voluntary Initiative (VI) helps farmers to inform bee keepers when they intend to spray an insecticide. BeeConnected is designed to work quickly and efficiently for farmers and bee keepers, by using a web-based system where farmers can...

Online alerts to help pollinators

Bee Connected, a new service from the Crop Protection Association, the NFU and the British Beekeepers Association, aims to reduce risks to bees from pesticides. It launches later this year.    The project uses data from The UK Pesticide Guide, which is produced by the...