Killing What We Love: The Need to Bring a New Consciousness to How We Live on the Earth

Kathryn Chastain Treat:

Thank you Jennie.

Originally posted on Jennie Sherwin:

A recent article in the New York Times by Michael Wines reported on the collapse of honey bee colonies around the world. So called colony collapse disorder, which began to be reported in 2005, has pushed annual die-off rates from a norm of 5 to 10 percent of bees in a colony to 40 to 80 percent in some cases.

HoneyBees[1]

As someone who sees the earth and everything on it and in it as sacred, a part of the divine consciousness manifested, I was greatly concerned when I first read about this phenomenon in Wines’ article. I was even more dismayed to read further that beekeepers and environmental and consumer groups were convinced that these collapses could be traced to the growing number of pesticides, herbicides, and fungicides used to control insect infestation, in particular to a class of pesticides called neonicotinoids, so named because they are derived from nicotine…

View original 770 more words

About these ads

2 responses to “Killing What We Love: The Need to Bring a New Consciousness to How We Live on the Earth

  1. Kathy: Thanks for reblogging my post and helping to get the word out. Jennie

  2. You are most welcome Jennie. So happy to spread the word and support you as well.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s