Over a third of our food is directly dependent on pollination by honeybees. Since 2006 30% of hives have been lost every winter from a combination of exposure to pesticides, disease, and lack of a wide array of plants that bees and other pollinators need to survive. The USDA is going to give farmers andRead More
I pledge to take care of my yard without synthetic pesticides, weedkillers and fertilizers except on rare occasions to resolve an infestation or to improve habitat for native plants and wildlife. I also pledge not to throw pharmaceuticals or chemicals down my drains or toilets.