There are UK farmers growing, pressing and bottling their own rapeseed oil who care passionately about bees. These are conventional farmers, not organic, so they do use pesticides. But they’ve taken a big step and committed not to use these bee-harming neonicotinoids on their oilseed rape crops.
A supermarket that is known for its low prices is starting to make a name for itself as a health food store. In recent years, Aldi has been removing certain pesticides and chemicals from its products, and now they are going even further.
As of January 1 2017, the German retailer will be removing eight pesticides from all products on its U.S. stores shelves.