Pollinator issues are definitely in the news. Growers and consumers are trying to understand the problem and how it affects their production or buying practices
Pollinator Protection Plan 2016
The New York State 2016-17 state budget includes $500,000 to help implement practices and conduct research outlined in a New York State Pollinator Protection Plan.
Update on neonics, bees and best management practices for protecting pollinators and beneficial insects on ornamental plants by David Smitley, Michigan State University
The NY Pollinator Conference, September 22, 2015. Links to videos of the talks.
The Buzz on Neonicotinoids, a talk given by Dr. Betsy Lamb, filmed at a Pesticide Update program for Cornell employees.