Mar 8, 2023
The shape, color and even smell of the flowers that you plant determine the types of pollinators that come to your garden, an NC State expert says.
Feb 23, 2023
Bee abundance and species diversity increased in agricultural pollinator habitats, but maintaining the habitat played a key role in effectiveness.
Jun 13, 2022
Flower shape has biggest effect on parasite transmission to bees, according to a new study.
Jun 8, 2022
In episode four of Red Chair Chats, Chancellor Woodson interviews NC State alumna and Bee Downtown founder Leigh-Kathryn Bonner.
Jan 21, 2021
A hive is only as healthy as its queen. Alison McAfee discusses queen failure.
Jan 13, 2021
Research at NC State and the University of British Columbia shows that there are trade-offs between sperm viability and the expression of a protein involved in the insect’s immune response.
May 11, 2020
Researchers study the effectiveness of flowering strip plants intended to augment bee foraging habitats.
Sep 26, 2018
If you're looking to keep bees healthy from harmful pathogens, it might be time to call in the sunflowers.
Aug 24, 2016
Traveling presents challenges for honey bees used to pollinate crops, but research shows that some of these challenges can be mitigated by providing other food sources while bees are on the road.