What will your grocery store look like…

in an era without Bees?

What will your grocery store look like in an era without Bees?

One study suggests, mostly as a result of the shift to neonicotinoids, farmland in the US has become 48 times more toxic to bees across 25 years.

grocery store - with and without bees

Despite the weekly swarms, the world’s bee populations are rapidly diminishing. Their depleting numbers won’t just rob a certain NYPD Detective of his job, it’ll also rob us of some of the foods we enjoy—and take for granted—on a daily basis. « Of the 100 crop species that provide 90% of the world’s food, over 70 are pollinated by bees, » explained Achim Steiner, head of the UN Environmental Program in a report about bee populations.

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In French: L'(Im)-monde d’aprĂšs

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