|Translated Bees Yes Cruiser No|
|My bees spend much of the spring foraging in the flowering Kale|
The reason for the ban of Thiametoxam is the risk it poses to bee health. Agriculture Minister Bruno Le Maire stated "a behavioral study of foraging bees exposed to plant protection substance", highlighting "a detrimental effect of a sublethal dose of thiamethoxam on return to the hive bee foragers. " They are asking the European Food Safety Authority to reconsider their approval of the pesticide Cruiser.