TO the Legislative Assembly of Ontario:-
WHEREAS the Liberal government is pushing to reduce the use of neonicotinoid pesticides by 80 percent without conclusive scientific proof that this will reduce the bee mortality rate
AND WHEREAS the Grain Farmers of Ontario believe this actions will cost their industry $630 million a year
WE the undersigned petition the Legislative Assembly of Ontario as follows:-
That the government strategy on the use of neonicotinoid pesticides be based on conclusive scientific facts to balance the interests of Ontario’s agriculture industry and the protection of ecosystems to lower the bee mortality rate.