"Bee" sure to visit our newest exhibit about beekeeping in Pennsylvania!

Links to resources and more information

Center for Pollinator Research at PSU:

https://ento.psu.edu/research/centers/pollinators/publications/the-center-for-pollinator-research-at-penn-state

The Frost Entomological Museum at PSU:

https://ento.psu.edu/about/facilities/frost

Checklist of the Bees of Pennsylvania:

https://lopezuribelab.com/checklist-bees-pennsylvania/

Pollinator Garden Certification:

https://ento.psu.edu/research/centers/pollinators/public-outreach/cert/default

Works Cited for the History of Beekeeping Exhibit

Anon. 2014. “Bee Products for Income - Food 4 Farmers.” Retrieved June 23, 2021 (https://food4farmers.org/bee-products-for-income/).

Anon. 2017. “CCD Overview : USDA ARS.” Retrieved June 11, 2021 (https://www.ars.usda.gov/northeast-area/beltsville-md-barc/beltsville-agricultural-research-center/bee-research-laboratory/docs/ccd-overview/).

Anon. n.d. “Insects & Pollinators | NRCS.” Retrieved June 23, 2021 (https://www.nrcs.usda.gov/wps/portal/nrcs/main/national/plantsanimals/pollinate/).

Chapman, Nadine. 2019. “Propolis: An Emerging Market - Professional Beekeepers | Professional Beekeepers.” Retrieved June 23, 2021 (https://extensionaus.com.au/professionalbeekeepers/propolis-an-emerging-market/).

Crane, Eva. 1999. The World History of Beekeeping and Honey Hunting. Routledge.

Ellis, Amanda, Jamie Ellis, Michael O’malley, and Catherine Zettel Nalen. 2010. The Benefits of Pollen to Honey Bees. Vol. 2010.

Hinshaw, Chauncy, Kathleen Ciola Evans, Cristina Rosa, and Margarita M. López-Uribe. 2020. “The Role of Pathogen Dynamics and Immune Gene Expression in the Survival of Feral Honey Bees.” Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 8:505.

Jordan, Alex, Harland M. Patch, Christina M. Grozinger, and Vikas Khanna. 2021. “Economic Dependence and Vulnerability of United States Agricultural Sector on Insect-Mediated Pollination Service.” Cite This: Environ. Sci. Technol 55:2243–53.

Kilpatrick, Shelby Kerrin, Jason Gibbs, Martin M. Mikulas, Sven Erik Spichiger, Nancy Ostiguy, David J. Biddinger, and Margarita M. López-Uribe. 2020. “An Updated Checklist of the Bees (Hymenoptera, Apoidea, Anthophila) of Pennsylvania, United States of America.” Journal of Hymenoptera Research 77:1–86.

Klein, Alexandra-Maria, Bernard E. Vaissière, James H. Cane, Ingolf Steffan-Dewenter, Saul A. Cunningham, Claire Kremen, and Teja Tscharntke. 2007. “Importance of Pollinators in Changing Landscapes for World Crops.” Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 274(1608):303–13.

Kritsky, Gene. 2017. “Beekeeping from Antiquity Through the Middle Ages.” Annual Review of Entomology 62(1):249–64.

Litt, Andrea R., Erin E. Cord, Timothy E. Fulbright, and Greta L. Schuster. 2014. “Effects of Invasive Plants on Arthropods.” Conservation Biology 28(6):1532–49.

Moisset, Beatriz and Stephen Buchmann. 2010. Bee Basics An Introduction to Our Native Bees A USDA Forest Service and Pollinator Partnership Publication.

National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS). 2018. Honey 03/14/2018.

USDA ARS. 2021. “ARS Honey Bee Health.” Retrieved June 23, 2021 (https://www.ars.usda.gov/oc/br/ccd/index/).

Clay, H. J. 1954. “The Honey Price Support Programme of the United States Department of Agriculture.” Bee World 35(3):41–44.

Martin, E. C, E. Oertel, and N. P. Nye. 1980. Beekeeping in the United States. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agriculture Handbook No. 335 (revised).

Pellett, F. C. 1938. History of American Beekeeping. 393 p. Collegiate Press, Ames, Iowa.

Abbott, C. N. 1881. British Bee Journal & Bee-keepers Adviser. Volume 31.

 

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