2021 Pollination Nation

2021 Application is Now Available!  Applications due April 1, 2021. Program Dates: June 1, 2021 – August 6, 2021 (10 weeks)Salary and Housing: $4500 ($450/week). For participants from outside Fargo, housing will be provided on NDSU campus.Travel: Travel funds are available upon request on a first come, first served basis. The Bowsher and Greenlee Labs…

Poster Presented by Matthew Tryc

Click here to view and listen to Matthew’s Slides & narration (Click: Slide show — Play from Start) Pollinators in the Chihuahuan Desert: Broadening Our Understanding Matthew Tryc is a Master’s student at New Mexico State University. He presented this poster at the Research and Creativity Week hosted by NMSU (11/2020). Matthew has several additional…

Poster Presented by Preetpal Singh

Entomological Society of America Click HERE and search for ‘Singh’ to access the session Diapause regulation by environmental cues in the alfalfa leafcutting bee, Megachile rotundata The alfalfa leafcutting bee, Megachile rotundata F. (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae), is an intensively managed and an important solitary pollinator for North American agriculture. M. rotundata undergoes facultative diapause in which early…

Poster Presented by Claire Campion

Entomological Society of America Click HERE and search for ‘Campion’ to access the session Effects of cryopreservation on Bombus impatiens spermatozoa Bumblebee populations are increasingly under threat from urban and rural landscape changes, pesticides and pathogens, and climate change. Declines in population abundance and in spatial distribution has led to endangered species listing or petitions…