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Bees. (Maximilian Franz/The Daily Record)
Bees. (Maximilian Franz/The Daily Record)

Md. gives final OK to bill to protect bees from pesticides

ANNAPOLIS -- Maryland lawmakers this week voted to curb the sale of certain pest control products to home gardeners after reviewing studies that point to the harmful effects some lawn chemicals have on bees and other pollinators. The legislation prohibits the retail sale and household use of neonicotinoid pesticides, a class of insect repellant that attacks ...