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  •  Pretty safe (2+ / 0-)
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    Drocedus, Calamity Jean

    Heavy exposure to pesticides usually kills the bee before the nectar is deposited in the hive. Usually honey shows only trace amounts of pesticides.

    Sublethal doses are too small to make honey unsafe for humans, even though unsafe for bees.

    "In times of universal deceit, telling the truth will be a revolutionary act." -George Orwell

    by ZhenRen on Thu Aug 29, 2013 at 06:02:57 PM PDT

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