Saving the Honeybee

Saving the Honeybee

Saving the Honeybee

Florida A&M University researchers have found that entomopathogenic fungi (Metarhizium anisopliae) can be utilized as a sustainable, more natural approach to controlling the small hive beetle (Aethina tumida), a destructive pest of the honeybee. This video highlights that work.



Want more information? See the related SARE grant(s) GS11-100, Efficacy of Entomopathogenic Fungi in Controlling the Small Hive Beetle, a Destructive and Invasive Pest of Honeybee Colonies .

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Year: 2011
Location: Florida | South
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This material is based upon work that is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.


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