Tagged Bees (Page 2)

Citrus
February 27, 2014
Florida Citrus Growers, Beekeepers Partner For Progress
Collaboration includes recommendations for long-term coexistence. Read More
Citrus
February 26, 2014
Agriculture Secretary Announces $3 Million For A New Program To Improve Pollinator Health
Funding will be provided through the Environmental Quality Incentives Program. Read More
Crop Protection
January 15, 2014
EPA Funds Projects To Reduce Pesticide Use, Risks To Bees
EPA awards almost a half a million in funding to three universities: Louisiana State, Penn State, and University of Vermont. Read More
Citrus
November 26, 2013
Bayer CropScience Opens North Carolina Bee Care Facility
New facility in Clayton, NC, is designed to advance honey bee health and research and development initiatives. Read More
Citrus
November 21, 2013
Buzz Building About Citrus Seed-Source Trees Under Cover
Providing the right environment for pollinators is key for successful screenhouse production. Read More
Crop Protection
November 19, 2013
Top 10 Ways To Help Save The Bees
Beekeeper offers best pracitces to save pollinators on your orchard. Read More
Crop Protection
November 19, 2013
Beekeeper Asks Growers To ‘Help Me Save My Bees’
A beekeeper says growers aren’t solely to blame for bees’ declining mortality — and they can take action. Read More
Fruits
November 18, 2013
Integrated Crop Pollination Project Off To Flying Start
Thanks to a year’s worth of data gathering, this pollination research project is gaining steam. Read More
Citrus
August 16, 2013
New Pesticide Labels To Protect Bees
In an ongoing effort to protect bees and other pollinators, the U.S. EPA has developed new pesticide labels that prohibit Read More
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Citrus
June 3, 2013
Bayer CropScience Breaks Ground On North American Bee Care Center
As part of its continued commitment to honey bee health, Bayer CropScience broke ground last week on its North American Read More
Fruits
May 21, 2013
EPA Removes Bee Toxicity Warning From Grandevo
Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (MBI), has received EPA approval to delete the bee toxicity warning statement from its Grandevo Bioinsecticide Read More
Citrus
March 13, 2013
The Bee Care Tour
Honey bees play a vital role in the world’s agricultural system and food supply, and Bayer CropScience has launched an Read More
Fruits
October 16, 2012
MSU To Lead Grant Project On Crop Pollination
The USDA has awarded Michigan State University (MSU) $1.6 million to lead a national crop pollination research and Extension project. Read More
Fruits
July 5, 2012
Going Native For Bee Supplies
The ongoing crisis over honey bee losses and the cost to rent hives has producers looking for reliable options to Read More
Citrus
May 29, 2012
Insect Pollinators Contribute $29 Billion To U.S. Farm Income
Bees and other insects that pollinate plants in the U.S. have suffered in recent decades from mites, pathogens, land development, Read More
Fruits
April 1, 2011
California Beekeepers Asked To Fund Research
The president of the California State Beekeepers Association has sent a proposal to tax beekeepers to pay for research on Read More
Fruits
November 23, 2010
New Leads In Bee Disappearances
Since the latest rounds of honeybee disappearances was noted in 2006, study into its causes has been frenetic. That was Read More
Nuts
November 10, 2010
Make The Most Of Bees In Your Almond Orchard
Many times each year the question is asked: “How early can I remove the bees from my almonds without jeopardizing Read More
Nuts
March 1, 2010
Opinion: Save The Bees With A New Brochure
Having written a fair amount about California’s massive almond industry, I’ve come to learn a lot about bees. It’s not Read More
Fruits
December 17, 2009
Developing New Ways To Protect Honeybees
Michigan State University (MSU) researchers for the first time were able to produce in the laboratory proteins that help channel sodium Read More
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Fruits
November 20, 2017
New Fungicide Registered for Botrytis, P…
Intuity fungicide from Valent U.S.A. is labeled for grapes, strawberries.   Read More
More Vegetables
November 20, 2017
The Most Volatile Vegetable Crops for 20…
Four crops are in the top 10 on two opposing lists: The crops growers are adding in 2018, and the crops being dropped. Read More
Cucurbits
November 20, 2017
Lack of Crop Insurance a Risky Business …
In light of what Hurricane Irma stirred up, now is a good time to review how well you cover your assets. Read More
Varieties & Rootstocks
November 20, 2017
All Hands on Deck to Point Florida Citru…
Enhanced rootstocks, along with better quality cultivars, are buoying the industry until the next big breakthrough. Read More
Apples & Pears
November 20, 2017
Midwest Apple Improvement Association Br…
The Midwest Apple Improvement Association builds on its ‘EverCrisp’ success with four new varieties, matching consumer preferences with grower-friendly traits. Read More
Fruits
November 19, 2017
More Tools Available for Organic Growers
Pest management, fertility, and certification information all available in one place. Read More
Equipment
November 18, 2017
Tips to Winterize Your Sprayers
Taking the steps to properly prepare your sprayer for the offseason will help to reduce costly problems in the spring, says engineer and spray technology expert. Read More
Citrus
November 17, 2017
Alico Overhaul to Cut Citrus Production …
Company restructuring aims to integrate legacy businesses and reduce input costs significantly. Read More
Citrus
November 17, 2017
Sustainable Farming Projects in Florida …
St. Johns River Water Management District grants backing to 12 on-farm plans aimed at resource conservation and nutrient reduction. Read More
Citrus
November 17, 2017
Florida Citrus Tree Rehab in Full Swing …
With Hurricane Irma well in the rear view, growers and researchers hope to work groves back to a productive state as HLB rages on. Read More
Farm Management
November 17, 2017
Consumers Forking out Less This Year for…
Annual American Farm Bureau average price report reveals you can host a fine Turkey Day feast for less than $50. Read More
Apples & Pears
November 16, 2017
USApple Seeking Nominations for Young Ap…
Deadline to apply for program is Dec. 31. Read More
GenNext Growers
November 16, 2017
Bipartisan Bill Introduced to Support Yo…
Act designed to help next generation access affordable land, crop insurance, and financial capital. Read More
Crop Protection
November 15, 2017
Syngenta Secures CRISPR Cas-9 License
Other companies also have secured licenses, but few have announced plans to use the gene editing technology on vegetables. Read More
Vegetables
November 15, 2017
Vegetable Breeding for Timing Is only Pa…
Early and late season varieties give growers flexibility and allow them to sequence crops so harvest crews have steady work over a longer period. But those varieties also need other traits like disease resistance and taste. Read More
Vegetables
November 15, 2017
Taste Is Back on the Front Burner for Ve…
In the pursuit for solving some of the biggest problems for growers, breeders have sometimes ignored flavor. Here are two breeders who have made taste a top priority. Read More
Citrus
November 14, 2017
USDA Announces Grants to Promote IPM Pra…
Methyl bromide transition, crop protection management among programs funded. Read More
Stone Fruit
November 14, 2017
Southeastern Peach Growers Hope for Wint…
Chill hours being sought, but the possibility of a La Niña climate pattern could mean a drier and warmer winter. Read More