New pesticide labels aim to keep bees safe

FRESNO, Calif.

Federal regulators say the labels will keep bees safe from pesticide exposure. The labels will have a bee advisory box and icon detailing routes of exposure and spray drift precautions.

Some bee keepers have lost up to 50-percent of their colonies this year alone. Bees are very important to growers in California because they are key to pollinating many crops.

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