By , on February 25th, 2014

Winter mortality at one MSU yard

Zachary Huang, Michigan State University

Last Saturday the high was about 35F (2C). I thought I would check my bees at one yard. By the time I went there it was 5:48 pm and about 34F. The snow was …

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By , on June 5th, 2013

Queen Rearing Course 2013

MSU Queen Rearing Course

Drs. Zachary Huang and Meghan Milbrath

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Tentative Program

Saturday, Aug 17th,2013

08:30-9:00 am Meet at the visitor parking lot near the intersection of Psychology road and Farm Lane. MAPs

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By , on February 27th, 2013

First glimpse of bees, 2013

First glimpse of bees in 2013

Zachary Huang, Michigan State University

Monday (Feb 25, 2013) the said it was 46.6 at around 4 pm. so I thought it would be a good time to see how many colonies …

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By , on November 10th, 2012

Bangladesh: bees and people

Zachary Huang, Michigan State University

I was in Bangladesh for 2 weeks Oct 10 to Oct 23rd, 2012 for a trip to help with their beekeeping industry. This trip was funded by WinRock International. Over there I visited seven …

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By , on January 19th, 2012

Feeding bees in winter

1. Introduction

Zachary Huang, January 18, 2012

January 6, 2012. It was 50 F (10C), but with strong sunlight it felt like 65 to me. Alex (my postdoc) and I checked one yard and found 12 colonies alive. He …

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