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Researchers determine pollen abundance and diversity in five major pollinator-dependent crops

Aug 28, 2019
A new study provides valuable insights into pollen abundance and diversity available to honeybee colonies employed in five major pollinator-dependent crops in Oregon and California.

By Chris Branam | News Story

Tropical forest pollination conservation topic of Science Pub Corvallis

Apr 23, 2019
Matthew Betts, a professor of landscape ecology in Oregon State University’s College of Forestry, will talk about the movement of hummingbird species across tropical forest landscapes and the pollination of plants within those landscapes Monday, May 13, at Science Pub Corvallis. The presentation will start at 6 p.m. at the Old World Deli, 341 2nd St. in Corvallis.

News Story

Honey Bees & Pollinator Health

A list of resources about honey bees, beekeeping, and pollinator health.

By Ramesh Sagili, Andony Melathopoulos, Gail Langellotto, | Collection

New Oregon Bee Project plans activities for National Pollinator Week

Jun 12, 2018
The Oregon Bee Project works to educate the public about bees and their conservation.


 

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Honeybees prioritize well-fed larvae for emergency queen-rearing, study finds

Jun 7, 2018
New research shows that honeybees prioritize the nutritional status of larvae when selecting for a new emergency queen.

By Chris Branam | News Story

Plants for Pollinators

This fact-sheet provides a brief description of pollinators and the plants they prefer.

Fact Sheet

Beneficial Insects in the Home Garden

This handout explores common, beneficial insects found in our region and shares ideas on ways to encourage their presence in our home gardens.

Fact Sheet

Attracting Pollinators to Your Garden

A brief fact-sheet on how to attract pollinators to your garden.

Fact Sheet

Create a Home Landscape for Pollinators: Butterflies, Bees and Hummingbirds

Pollinator numbers have declined due to habitat destruction and incorrect chemical use. However, you can create a beautiful pollinator paradise in your home landscape by following these planting guidelines.

Article

Give bees a chance by knowing their needs

Aug 18, 2017
Having diversity in garden plantings helps pollinators

By Kym Pokorny | News Story