Submitted Docket letters

Below are letters submitted to EPA, USDA, APHIS public dockets commenting on proposed actions or petitions relative to honey bee and native pollinator concerns.


Docket letters


Neonicotinoid re-registration review comment letter to EPA

Pyrethroid registration review comment letter to EPA by the bee industry

FDA- Honey labels and “added sugar”

EPA Regulation review May 2017

USDA Regulation review

California SB 602


Whole Colony Studies – Clothianidin and Thiamethoxam – Registration Reviews– we co-signed on this letter with other groups concerned about pollinators

Sulfoxaflor: Receipt of Application for Emergency Exemption in TN, MS, AR- EPA-HQ-OPP-2016-0225

Sulfoxaflor: Receipt of Application for Emergency Exemption- Bee Industry Comment letter

Sulfoxaflor; Receipt of Application for Emergency Exemption; Docket #: EPA–HQ–OPP–2014–0643  (Pollinator Stewardship Council and Texas Beekeepers Assn.)


Bees; Mitigating Exposure from Acutely Toxic Pesticide Products, Docket #: EPA-HQ-OPP-2014-0818-0003

Pesticide Experimental Use Permit EPA-HQ-OPP-2014-0667-0001Experimental use of Clothianidin soil drench on 500 acres of corn in MN, SD, WI

Support of USDA Scientists

Bee hauler petition letter


Flupyradifurone comment letter

Request for Stakeholder Input to the Pollinator Health Task Force on Certain Actions the Task Force Should Consider in Developing a Federal Strategy to Reverse Pollinator Losses and Help Restore Populations to Healthy Levels, per Docket ID #EPA-HQ-OPP-2014-0806.

DiCamba comment letter

RNAi corn maize

Bt and dsRNA

Thiamethoxam tolerance increases

Secret Science Bill

FIFRA SAP nominees

EPA-HQ-OPP-2013-0226-Public Participation Memorandum for New Active Ingredient Flupyradifurone

Oxalic Acid registration for in-hive use



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