Save honeybees from pesticides, use neem oil to save honeybees

Save honeybees from pesticides, use  neem oil to save honeybees
   

Save honeybees from pesticides, use neem oil to save honeybees

Shivamogga; The deputy director of the horticulture department, Dr Ramachandra said the farmers use chemical sprays on their plantation to prevent attacks by pests, however due to excessive use of the chemical sprays, honey bee colonies are gradually disappearing from the state.

The department said use eco-friendly medicines such as neem oil to save honey bees in prolonged ways.

Experts say pollination by bees makes up for two-thirds of the world’s crops possible, as well as 85 per cent of the world’s flowering plants.