Bee Better Blog

Pesticide risk to bees is not simple or straightforward.

If you’ve followed our “Unpacking the Standards” series, you’ve probably noticed that Bee Better Certification requirements work together to respond to the risks of supporting pollinators on workin

Neonicotinoid insecticides are widely used in agricultural and urban settings.

While insecticides have long been recognized as a threat to bees, fungicides have generally been assumed to be relatively harmless.

In the Media

Western Farm Press

Bee Better is generating meaningful change on farms, helping to preserve crop pollinators.

In Good Tilth: It's Time to Bee Better

A New Certification from the Xerces Society and Oregon Tilth Aims to Restore Pollinator Habitat

Press Releases

New Farm and food certification program gives recognition to conservation-minded farmers and food companies that protect pollinators.