Posts Categorized: BIP In The News

Boots on the Ground: A Radical Shift in the Interface Between Research and Real World.

https://beeinformed.org/2012/05/07/beeculture-article-boots-on-the-ground/

McNeil. (2012). Boots on the Ground: A Radical Shift in the Interface Between Research and Real World. Bee Culture. April 2012. “Booooos from the back of the audience were directed to the young woman on the stage at the California Beekeepers Association Conference. Without the context, the message could easily have been misconstrued…..” McNeil. (2012)….

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Worldwide Honey Bee Colony Losses Continue

https://beeinformed.org/2012/01/31/worldwide-honey-bee-colony-losses-continue/

http://www.ibra.org.uk/articles/US-honey-bee-winter-colony-losses-2010-11 International Bee Research Association The world’s longest established apicultural research publishers  Press Release[embargoed until  00:01 GMT on 1/2/12] Worldwide honey bee colony losses continue Since 2006 there has been concern worldwide about losses of honey bee colonies, especially the phenomenon of “Colony Collapse Disorder” in the USA. Information about the extent of these losses…

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UCCE to Lead Technology Transfer in New Honey Bee Health Initiative

https://beeinformed.org/2011/11/02/ucce-to-lead-technology-transfer-in-new-honey-bee-health-initiative/

http://ucanr.org/news/?uid=1386&ds=191 UCCE to lead technology transfer in new honey bee health initiative: The technology transfer component of a newly funded nationwide initiative designed to monitor and maintain honey bee health will be hosted by UC Cooperative Extension in Butte County… UCCE news story: http://ucanr.org/news/?uid=1386&ds=191

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Nationwide Partnership Seeks to Halve Honeybee Losses

https://beeinformed.org/2011/11/02/nationwide-partnership-seeks-to-halve-honeybee-losses/

News story at: http://www.ens-newswire.com/ens/may2011/2011-05-19-092.html UNIVERSITY PARK, Pennsylvania, May 19, 2011 (ENS) – A new nationwide network to monitor and maintain honeybee health is being created by the Bee Informed Partnership. Their goal is to help honeybees to recover from assaults such as mites, fungii, pesticides, competition by alien species, the disappearance of flowering plants, air pollution…

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PSU Leads Multidisciplinary Effort to Save Honeybees

News story at http://www.pamatters.com/2011/05/26/psu-leads-multidisciplinary-effort-to-save-honeybees/ Researchers from seven universities, beekeepers in every state, economists, epidemiologists and others have joined the Bee Informed Partnership.  Senior extension associate at Penn State Dennis vanEngelsdorp is leading the project, and tells us honeybees are essential to agriculture. “About one in every three bites of food we eat is either directly or indirectly pollinated by…

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Bee Informed Partnership Press Release!

https://beeinformed.org/2011/05/17/bee-informed-partnership-press-release/

Today began much like any other day; a cup of coffee while answering emails before settling into the real tasks of the day.  Many of us have been working on this project as a small team for over 3 months. In anticipation of NIFA announcing our 5 year grant, our work has been infused with…

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