Posts Tagged ‘beekeeping’

Drummond’s Research Cited in Scientific American Article on Beekeeping

Friday, September 13th, 2013

A Scientific American article titled “The mind-boggling math of migratory beekeeping” cites research conducted by Frank Drummond, a University of Maine entomologist and blueberry pollination expert, and his colleagues. Drummond’s research, which was conducted among flowering blueberry bushes, determined a honey bee forages for four hours and visits an average of 1,200 flowers a day.

UMaine Extension Helping Area Beekeepers

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

A Bangor Daily News story about growing local interest in beekeeping cites the importance of University of Maine Cooperative Extension expertise.