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 weather.com 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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