Green Visions: ditching neonicotinoids ... and, speaking of ditches ...

Sep 27, 2017

Bee on vervain
Credit ┬ęPat Thomas. Used with permission.

County Commissioner Frank Jewell isn't upset at all.

Despite the fact that he'd been pushing the St. Louis County Commission for six years to ban neonicotinoid pesticides and also to add bee- and butterfly friendly native plants, it wasn't until a group of citizens from the northern part of the county got behind the effort that things started to happen.