Daily Archives: April 17, 2018


varroa mite
 Posted by Christina Herrick|April 8, 2018 Agricultural Research Service (ARS) recently announced entomologist Steven Cook will lead a $1 million funded international consortium of scientists to seek new controls for varroa mites, honeybees’ number one problem. Cook, with the Bee Research Laboratory, a part of ARS’s Beltsville (Maryland) Agricultural Research Center, will be the principal investigator of […]

USDA to Investigate Honeybee Disease Controls