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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Derek Artz
Pollinating Insects-- Biology, Management and Systematics Research
Research Biologist

Phone: (435) 797-2588
Fax: (435) 797-0196
BEE LAB
UTAH STATE UNIV., NATURAL RESOURCES BIOLOGY BLDG.
LOGAN, UT, 84322-5310


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Effects of fungicide and adjuvant sprays on nesting behavior in two managed solitary bees, Osmia lignaria and Megachile rotundata - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Artz, D.R., Pitts Singer, T. 2015. Effects of fungicide and adjuvant sprays on nesting behavior in two managed solitary bees, Osmia lignaria and Megachile rotundata. PLoS One. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0135688.
Influence of nest box color and release sites on Osmia lignaria (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae) reproductive success in a commercial almond orchard - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Artz, D.R., Allan, M.J., Wardell, G.I., Pitts Singer, T. 2014. Influence of nest box color and release sites on Osmia lignaria (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae) reproductive success in a commercial almond orchard. Journal of Economic Entomology. 107:2045-2054.
Production of solitary bees for pollination in the U.S. - (Book / Chapter) - (05-Feb-13)
Nesting site density and distribution affects Osmia lignaria (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae) reproductive success and almond yield in a commercial orchard. Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Artz, D.R., Allan, M.J., Wardell, G.I., Pitts Singer, T. 2013. Nesting site density and distribution affects Osmia lignaria (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae) reproductive success and almond yield in a commercial orchard.Insect Conservation and Diversity.doi:10.1111/icad.12026
Last Modified: 9/3/2015