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Oct 07, 2013

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New research has cast light on how pesticides can cause physiological stress in bees.

Research by the Royal Holloway University of London suggests that pesticide levels may be affecting the bee population indirectly.

Small reductions in performance at the individual level – for example changing the foraging behaviour – multiplied across many bees in the colony can have a large impact at the group level, the study found.

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