Maryland Pesticide Network Updates

Maryland Pesticide Network Updates

2017 Pollinator Habitat Bill Signed Into Law

New Maryland Law Will Protect State Pollinator Habitat Law signed today will ban harmful pesticides on state designated pollinator habitat Annapolis, MD (May 25, 2017) – Today Governor Larry Hogan will sign SB 386/HB 830, sponsored by Senator Shirley Nathan-Pulliam (D-44) and Delegate
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Update on Pollinator Protection Legislation in Maryland

As you may know, in 2016 the Maryland General Assembly passed a bill — the “Pollinator Habitat Plans” law — requiring several state agencies to establish a pollinator habitat on lands they own or manage, to increase critical habitat for Maryland pollinators. Pollinator health is at ri
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Statement – Pollinator Protection Act Becomes Law

Statement – Pollinator Protection Act Becomes Law May 2016
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Smart on Pesticides Coalition Statement Re: University of Maryland Bee Informed Partnership
May 10, 2016 blog post: Nation’s Beekeepers Lost 44 Percent of Bees in 2015-16

May 12, 2016: The Smart on Pesticides Coalition shares the Bee Informed Partnership (BIP) concerns regarding their latest preliminary results of an annual nationwide survey that “Beekeepers across the United States lost 44 percent of their honey bee colonies during the year spanning A
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Support the 2016 Pollinator Protection Act

We have a bill! The 2016 Pollinator Protection Act (SB 198 & HB 211) has been introduced in the Maryland General Assembly. The 2016 Pollinator Protection Act requires retailers to curb sales of neonic pesticides and and let consumers know when they are buying plants or seeds trea
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February 3rd in Annapolis – Don’t Miss It!

2016 is off to a great start! We’re gearing up support for the 2016 Pollinator Protection Act that will curb consumer purchases of toxic neonic pesticides and ensure that consumers know when plants contain them. The Pollinator Protection Act will be a high priority at this year&
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Marc Steiner Show: President Obama’s Pollinator Health Task Force, Does It Go Too Far? | How Our Local Beekeepers Are Faring

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