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The Entomological Society of America is hosting its annual meeting virtually this year due to the pandemic. Check out the talks that members of our lab will be presenting during the next 2 weeks! All talks are pre-recorded and available on-demand!   Engaging young audiences into scientific discourse through beekeeping activities Robyn Underwood, Brooke Lawrence, and Margarita López-Uribe.  Talk on-demand: https://cdmcd.co/gbvRRj Pathogen dynamics between managed and wild bee populations in agroecosystems Laura Jones, Ginamaría Román-Echevarría, Kristen […]
Wednesdays @4PM (EST) – 1h 15 min via zoom; weekly from November 4th to December 16th Join us for the Beekeeping Winter Webinar Series organized moderated by Tom Butzler, Robyn Underwood, and Margarita López-Uribe from Penn State Extension. These six webinars will cover a number of timely topics about beekeeping biology, basic and advanced management practices.   The series of 6 webinars series will take place weekly on Wednesdays from 4 PM to 5:15 PM […]
The year 2020 has been difficult for multiple reasons. With businesses shut down, then opening with limited capacity, the pocketbooks of beekeepers have been lighter than hoped.  A recent announcement should bring some aid to those who need it. If you are a honey producer who makes less than $900,000 per year, you could get up to 10.6% of your total 2019 honey sales in financial aid through the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP2).    Beekeepers […]