The irreplaceable food? Its in our beverages, in plastics, in our gas tanks, in our houses.....It is food and food for our food. It pays the wages of a million people (a guesstimate) AND...... It is responsible a huge dead area in the Gulf of Mexico, caused by fertilizer run-off. Drinking water in many areas of our country(s) have nitrates in them for the same reason. Many aquifers are depleted irrigating the crop, some of it to utilize the over fertilization (see above). AND...... http://www.beekeepingforums.com/threads/9045-Bayer-Slams-‘Draconian’-EU-Plan-to-Ban-Neonicotinoids http://www.beekeepingforums.com/threads/9054-Wild-Bees-Honey-Bees-Pollination Am I just; blowing off steam or preaching to the choir? Solutions??????