Posted on November 1, 2016
Pollinator Management for Apple Growers
Over the past decade, honey bees in the United States have experienced unprecedented declines. Scientists believe that these bee losses are caused by a variety […]
Posted on May 6, 2016
Field Season 2016 is underway!
The Gratton lab is back in the field working on projects already this year! Post-doc Hannah’s project on Apple pollination is underway, and crews have […]
Posted on April 5, 2016
Gratton lab presents research at WI Ecology
Jeremy Hemberger, Savannah Bartel, and Anna Cates (Jackson lab) presented their research at WI Ecology‘s 19th Annual Spring Symposium. This symposium was organized by the […]
Posted on January 29, 2016
Wisconsin Pollinator Protection is released
Hard work by lab post-doc Christina Locke has paid off – the State of Wisconsin Pollinator Protection is complete! This collaborative effort, spearheaded by DATCP […]
Posted on June 19, 2015
What do we know about neonicotinoids and pollinator health?
Post by Christina Locke and Claudio Gratton We are often asked about neonicotinoid pesticides, or “neonics”, and their effects on bees. Neonics are the most […]
Landscape Ecology of Insects