Agrow is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. Please do not redistribute without permission.

Printed By


New Zealand drafts bee testing regime

The New Zealand Environmental Risk Management Authority (ERMA) has issued draft data requirements to assess the risks of new pesticides to bees and other non-target invertebrates. Large-scale trials are not always appropriate to assess such risks, the ERMA points out. It has drawn up new data requirements following a review of the tiered approach adopted in the EU. They are open to public comment until February 26th 2010 on the ERMA website:



What to read next




Ask The Analyst

Please fill in the form below to send over your enquiry or check the Ask The Analyst Page to find out more about the service

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts