October 16, 2015 8
Agriculture Minister gets the last laugh ... is our Water Minister wearing makeup? ... member for New England just wants out ...
May 1, 2013 23
European bees are disappearing, and the buzz from politicians is out of line. The politics of ecological protection are fascinating, writes Crikey's man in London.
March 2, 2011 4
Apiarists from around the country have descended on Canberra this week to fight the government's decision to halt its funding of the eradication of the Asian honey bee.
May 3, 2010
Bees are disappearing. Fast. But their extinction wouldn't just mean a world without honey: it would mean a world without food, clothes, flowers or birds.
October 27, 2009
A new film about declining numbers of honeybees is causing a lot of buzz (sorry) that we're on the verge of a global "pollination crisis". But it's all a big myth, says New Scientist
May 8, 2009
Ice creamery Haagen Dazs depends on bee pollination for more than 40% of its flavours. So, with slumping market share, it decided to tie its brand to one of last year's hot-button issues. Smart.