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Think before you pull Ragwort

Buglife is asking people to think hard before they pull ragwort from local fields and meadows. Ragwort has been implicated in the poisoning of horses and other grazing animals, though...

21/07/2014

Trust rears rare Devon species

A Devon conservation charity has taken another step to help save a threatened native species. The Whitley Wildlife Conservation Trust, based at Paignton Zoo, has teamed up with the Environment...

17/07/2014

Beetle cottages to solve a Scarlet riddle

Buglife has built miniature thatched cottages at the edges of a farmer's field in Essex, in an attempt to save the rare Scarlet malachite beetle. This bright red and metallic...

14/07/2014

The Plants that Cry Wolf

Buglife are deeply concerned by news that UK researchers are trialling a GM wheat that ‘cries wolf’, sending out a constant chemical help signal to ladybirds and other predators, a...

25/06/2014