Posts Tagged ‘honeybees’

Drummond Talks to Q106.5 About Decline of Honeybees

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

Frank Drummond, University of Maine professor of insect ecology and entomology, UMaine Extension professor and bee specialist, spoke with the radio station Q106.5 about the decline of honeybees. Drummond said several factors such as pesticides and a mite that spreads a virus are contributing to the decline.

Drummond Comments in MPBN Honeybee Report

Friday, February 1st, 2013

A Maine Public Broadcasting Network report on declining honeybee populations across the country included comments from Frank Drummond, University of Maine Professor of Insect Ecology and Entomology in the School of Biology and Ecology and a UMaine Cooperative Extension professor and bee specialist.