Posted on July 11, 2016 12:03pm
Hear Isaacs talk with WKAR’s Mark Bashore about alternative pollination strategies and how more wild bee habitats would benefit growers in podcast interview.
Posted on June 29, 2016 10:56am
Over 100 people attended the new pollinator event, Beez and Brewz, on June 21, for a fun evening of short presentations about the current status of bees in Michigan with a fermented beverage angle.
Posted on June 29, 2016 10:51am
MSU Entomology’s 2016 Bee Palooza hosted a crowd of over 500 on a lovely Sunday, June 19.
Posted on June 24, 2016 12:43pm
MSU Entomology won the North Central Entomological Society of America Linnaean games for the second year straight.
Posted on June 24, 2016 12:04pm
The Entomology Department gathered Thursday evening, April 28, 2016, to recognize excellence in the Department by honoring students at the Entomology Awards Ceremony.
Posted on June 24, 2016 12:00pm
It’s been four years since MSU entomologist Rufus Isaacs and his team set out to find methods that could help growers ensure their crops were pollinated in the face of rising threats to traditional honey bee colonies. They’ve since made discoveries to help preserve, protect and educate people on the issue.
Posted on June 24, 2016 11:42am
MSU researcher Zachary Huang is working hard to gain insight into the reproductive secrets of one of the world’s tiniest and most destructive parasites – the Varroa mite.
Posted on June 2, 2016 10:08am
Entomology post-doc Christie Bahlai and professor Doug Landis examined photographing and sharing images of flowers for its ability to capture ecological phenomena, the visitation rates of pollinators to flowers of different species. Their findings were published in “Predicting Plant Attractiveness to Pollinators” with Royal Society Open Science.
Posted on May 19, 2016 8:21am
Apiologist Zachary Huang recently wrote a photo essay feautured in MSU‘s Faculty Voice about his reflections as he travels and observes bees along the way.
Posted on May 13, 2016 10:00am
The Entomology Department honored and, at his request, “roasted” Larry Olsen on April 28, 2016, at the Kellogg Center.