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PolliNation | A Pollinator Health Podcast

Jul 16, 2018

Listen in to today's episode to learn about the uniqueness of leafcutting bees, how they're managed, and how to keep your bees safe in using pesticides.

“When you look at an alfalfa field, if it has what looks like little metal or wooden sheds in the field, that's where hundreds and hundreds of thousands of...

Jul 9, 2018

Listen in to today's episode to learn about the bees that evolved in vastly different climates, and why Dr. Woodard's lab studies the way they have adapted.

“In the bumblebee lineage, they have been social for so long now, that it's really difficult, in fact impossible, to definitively answer the question of why they...

Jul 2, 2018

Listen in to this special episode to learn how young students can learn about pollinator science and health, and the way education is changing young minds.

“It's so cool to see so many kids out here checking out pollinators, and how sophisticated they are and how they really do know a lot about these insects...

Jun 25, 2018

Listen to today's episode to find out what we can learn from bee dances, and how home gardeners can make a difference creating their own pollinator habitat.

“The hypothesis would be that the hotspots the honeybees have indicated are good or bad will map very nicely with areas that either support abundant and diverse...

Jun 18, 2018

On today's episode, learn how to keep your bees healthy and productive, what is most important in maintaining your bees, and how to prevent varroa mites.

“Close to 50% of the nectar that [honeybees] bring in around the year is from blackberries.” - Dr. Ramesh Sagili.

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