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Reducing Pesticide Use and Protecting Pollinator Health

By 26 November 2014Ontario

“Ontario Sets Goal to Reduce Neonicotinoid Use by 80 Per Cent

Ontario is taking action to strengthen bird, bee, butterfly and other pollinator health to ensure healthy ecosystems, a productive agricultural sector, and a strong economy.

Pollinators play an important role in Ontario’s agricultural productivity. Crops such as apples, cherries, peaches, plums, cucumbers, asparagus, squash, pumpkins, and melons need help from pollinators to grow.”

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