Hank D and the Bee: Re-branding Bees

Hank D and the Bee: Rebranding Bees

Bees are immensely important and may very well be the canary in the coal mine. The bees have finally realized that if kids grow up to love them, then they will go on to fight on their behalf. I like the new digs, Bee! More About the BioTech Bullies From SourceWatch: All About Genetically Modified […]

Hank D and the Bee: Bee, the Reluctant Canary

Hank D and the Bee: Bee, the Reluctant Canary

More on the declining health of bees: Have Bees Become Canaries In the Coal Mine? Why Massive Bee Dieoffs May Be a Warning About Our Own Health (AlterNet). From the article: One class of pesticides, neonicotinoids in particular has received a lot of attention for harming bees. In late 2010, the EPA came under fire […]

Hank D and the Bee: Bee in past tense: “Been”

Hank D and the Bee: Bee in past tense: been.

See what’s got Bee down about the bee decapitating parasite in last week’s cartoon. More on the decline in the bee population From Grist: Honeybee problem nearing a ‘critical point’ From Cornucopia Institute: Genetically Engineered Crops in the Real World – Bt Corn, Insecticide Use, and Honey Bees From Food Democracy Now: Stand up for […]

Hank D and the Bee: Spring – a time of wonder

Hank D and the Bee: Spring--a time of wonder

Spring time is a great time to explore new ideas and activities. What are some of your favorite things about spring time? Are you planning on getting involved in any new activities this year? Gardening? Beekeeping? Cycling? Share your favorite things about spring time in the comments.