By Geoff Williams1 & William Rowe2 1Department of Entomology & Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn 2The Alabama Cooperative Extension System, Fairhope Early warning systems are ever so important to disaster risk reduction plans that strive to prevent loss of life and prevent economic impact. Alabama makes extensive use of NOAA’s Severe Weather and Hurricane Warning … More An early warning system for Beekeepers
By Bill Evans, JD1 1Alabama Beekeepers’ Association & Alabama Master Beekeeper In the last few years, many people have embraced agritourism as a method to educate the public about agriculture. Activities like navigating a corn maze, picking fruit, feeding animals, or visiting a bee yard (aka an apiary) are popular kinds of agritourism activities. … More The story behind The Sign: the Alabama Agritourism Statute
@AuburnAg‘s Bee Lab and biologists from @acadiauniversity recently published a paper in the journal Ecology & Evolution about the quality of food encountered by bees in agro-ecosystems. Unsurprisingly, diet quality and pesticide exposure heavily depends on crop type! Check out the full Open Access article here!