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Pollinator Updates

Photos from Spring 2019 Workshops!

Honey Bees Under the Microscope, April 6 

Honey Bees Under the Microscope Photos

Fight the Mite, May 4

Fight the Mite 1 Fight the Mite 2 Fight the Mite 3   Fight the Mite 4

Look at the landscape from a bee's perspective using "beescape"

Researchers at Penn State just launched a new web tool (called "beescape") that allows you to explore the landscape from a bee's perspective! Learn more about it here. Check it out here

 

New Best Management Practices Guide for Beekeepers

The Honey Bee Health Coalition recently published a comprehensive Best Management Practices guide for beekeepers: https://honeybeehealthcoalition.org/hivehealthbmps/ 

Upcoming workshops! Mite management and pollinator planting

Check out our upcoming bee workshops:

Fight the Mite! - May 4, 2019, 9am-3pm, Amherst MA

  • An all-day interactive workshop about mite management

Creating Pollinator Forage in the Landscape - June 2, 2019, 8:30am-12:30pm, Amherst MA

  • Tom Sullivan from pollinators welcome, will talk about creating pollinator habitat