Scientists and farmers have noticed an alarming decline in the world’s population of bees over the last few decades. And it’s a steady decline. The problem with that: Bees help pollinate the plants that play a part in nearly 70 percent of our food supply.
Recent research has pinpointed commercial pesticide as the cause for the decline. In the video above we find more about neonicotinoids, the world’s most widely used insecticide.
We also learn what happens if the bees stopped buzzing. It’s something we really don’t want to see become reality.
Check it out to find out what we mean.