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Food Security
Call for EU action to prevent bee deaths

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RISING bee mortality could have a serious impact on food production and environmental stability in Europe, as dwindling numbers will result in fewer plants being pollinated.

So says a resolution passed by the European Parliament earlier this month, calling for more EU investment in research for new medicines and coordinated efforts to protect what ‘is fast becoming an endangered species’. It also calls for national surveillance systems to be set up …

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