Content tagged "pollinator security project"

Pollination Security for Fruit and Vegetable Crops in the Northeast

Bee Health Updated: May 19, 2016

Researchers work to make crop pollination sustainable in the Northeast

Aaron Hoshide- The University of Maine

Bee Health Updated: January 16, 2015

Dr. Hoshide is in the School of Economics and serves as the lead on agricultural farm economics for the Pollinator Security for Northeastern Corps project....

Kourtney Collum - The University of Maine

Bee Health Updated: January 16, 2015

Kourtney Collum is a Ph.D. student in the Anthropology & Environmental Policy program at the University of Maine, working under the supervision of Dr. Samuel...

Samuel Hanes - University of Maine

Bee Health Updated: January 16, 2015

Dr. Hanes is in the Department of Anthropology and has been conducting a sociological analysis of farmers, for the Pollinator Security in Northeastern Crops...

Anne Averill - The University of Massachusetts- Amherst

Bee Health Updated: January 16, 2015

Dr. Anne Averill is Project Director and works to coordinate the research and outreach efforts of the many cooperators in the Pollinator Security for...

Cynthia Loftin - University of Maine, USGS

Bee Health Updated: January 16, 2015

Dr. Loftin is currently studying the spatial analysis of pollination deficit and bee community assessment associated with blueberry fields in Maine.  This...

John Skinner - University of Tennessee

Bee Health Updated: January 16, 2015

Dr. Skinner is in the Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology where he is Professor and Extension Apiculturist. He is the Director for the eXtension.org...

Bryan Danforth - Cornell University

Bee Health Updated: January 16, 2015

Dr. Danforth is a professor of Entomology and serves the team as an authority on bees and bee biology; his group has been providing information on the apple...

UMass Extension Symposium: Pollinator Health for Agriculture and Landscapes - March 26, 2015

Bee Health Updated: January 12, 2015

8:00 AM Registration and Coffee8:45 AM Welcome, Anne Averill, Dept. of Environmental Conservation, UMass 9:00 – 10:00 AM Biology, Diversity and Conservation...

Frank Drummond - The University of Maine

Bee Health Updated: June 13, 2014

Professor of Insect Ecology and Blueberry Insect Pest and Pollination Extension Specialist I am the director of Maine’s efforts at providing sustainable...

Kimberly Stoner- Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station

Bee Health Updated: June 13, 2014

Dr. Kimberly Stoner leads the study of pumpkin and winter squash pollination for the Pollination Security Project, counting bees on flowers on 20 fields in...

Kalyn Bickerman - The University of Maine

Bee Health Updated: June 13, 2014

Kalyn Bickerman is a Ph.D. student at the University of Maine under the supervision of Dr. Frank Drummond and works on investigating the health of native...

Brian Eitzer - Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station

Bee Health Updated: June 13, 2014

Dr. Eitzer received a B.S. with a double major in chemistry and environmental science in 1982 from the University of Wisconsin at Green Bay.  He went on to...

David Yarborough - The University of Maine

Bee Health Updated: June 13, 2014

David E. Yarborough is the wild blueberry specialist with Cooperative Extension and professor of horticulture in the School of Food and Agriculture at the...

Tom Stevens - The University of Massachusetts

Bee Health Updated: June 13, 2014

Tom Stevens is a natural resource economist. He has a PhD degree from Cornell University and is currently a Professor of Resource Economics at Umass-Amherst....

Tracy Zarrillo - Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station

Bee Health Updated: June 13, 2014

I have worked at The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station since 1992, and over the course of my career have provided assistance on a variety of...

John Burand - The University of Massachusetts

Bee Health Updated: June 13, 2014

John Burand is an Insect Pathologist in the Department of Microbiology at the University of Massachusetts - Amherst working on microbes, particularly...

Eric Venturini - The University of Maine

Bee Health Updated: June 13, 2014

Eric Venturini has a diverse background in resource management, research, and agriculture. His experience includes over two years of work on organic farms...

Shannon Chapin - The University of Maine

Bee Health Updated: June 13, 2014

Shannon Chapin is currently a graduate research assistant working towards a Master of Science in Ecology and Environmental Science at the University of...

Michael Wilson

Bee Health Updated: December 04, 2013

Michael Wilson supports USDA programs in bee health including the NIFA project “The Bee Informed Partnership” (beeinformed.org) and the USDA-SCRI,...

Connect with us

  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • YouTube
  • Pinterest
  • Google+

Welcome

This is where you can find research-based information from America's land-grant universities enabled by eXtension.org

LOCATE

Latest Tweets

USDA / NIFA

This work is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, New Technologies for Ag Extension project.