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The UC Apiary Newsletter Is Smokin'

A beekeeper smoking a hive. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

If you're looking for the newsletter, from the UC apiaries, it has a new home. The new UC California Cooperative Extension apiculturist, Elina Lastro Niño, has moved it to her website now that Eric Mussen has retired. Mussen, now Extension...

From left are members of the Niño lab: Elina Lastro Niño, Cameron Jasper, Billy Synk and Bernardo Niño. (Photo by Anand Varma)
From left are members of the Niño lab: Elina Lastro Niño, Cameron Jasper, Billy Synk and Bernardo Niño. (Photo by Anand Varma)

From left are members of the Niño lab: Elina Lastro Niño, Cameron Jasper, Billy Synk and Bernardo Niño. (Photo by Anand Varma)

From the UC Apiaries

Research

Extension apiculturist Eric Mussen of the Department of Entomology, University of California, Davis, writes an interesting bimonthly newsletter.He's been writing from the UC Apiaries since he joined the department's faculty in 1976.Never missed an...

Research
Research

ERIC MUSSEN, shown here at the UC Davis apiary, is a noted expert on honeybees and their health. He writes the bimonthly newsletter, "from the UC Apiaries." (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Abandoned HIve
Abandoned HIve

EXTENSION APICULTURIST Eric Mussen shows a frame from a bee-abandoned hive in Yolo County. The symptoms appear to reflect colony collapse disorder (CCD), the mysterious disease characterized by adult bees abandoning the hive, leaving behind the queen bee and stored food. (Photo by Kathy Keately Garvey)

Posted on Wednesday, July 7, 2010 at 9:04 PM

Smoking Gun

Honey Bees

A honey bee newsletter, "From the UC Apiaries" newsletter, written by Cooperative Extension Apiculturist Eric Mussen of the UC Davis Department of Entomology Faculty, provides linformative and educational information for beekeepers and those...

Honey Bees
Honey Bees

HONEY BEES--Checking the health of the honey bees at a hive at the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr. Honey Bee Research Facility at UC Davis is Elizabeth Frost (right), junior specialist. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Queen Bee
Queen Bee

CLOSE-UP of a queen bee shows the dot on her thorax which makes it easier for beekeepers to distinguish the queen from the worker bees and drones. Sometimes worker bees, in grooming the queen, remove the marker. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

 
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