Radio Tagged Bees and Radioactive Plants: New Approaches to Track Honey Bee Movement in Agricultural Environments

2020

  • Christian Krupke
  • Sebastian Shepherd
  • Purdue University, Department of Entomology
  • Purdue University, Department of Entomology
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Honey bees and other pollinators often forage within and near agricultural environments. A recent research focus has been investigated how and where bees may encounter agricultural pesticides, in order to minimize their exposure by moving bees out of harm’s way, changing practices, or a combination of the two approaches.