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Research Project: Cranberry Genetic Improvement and Insect Pest Management

Location: Vegetable Crops Research

Title: Pollinators and pesticides

Author
item Steffan, Shawn

Submitted to: North American Cranberry Research and Extension Workers Annual Meeting
Publication Type: Abstract Only
Publication Acceptance Date: 8/23/2017
Publication Date: 8/29/2017
Citation: Steffan, S.A. 2017. Pollinators and pesticides [abstract]. North American Cranberry Research and Extension Workers Annual Meeting. Paper No. 2.

Interpretive Summary:

Technical Abstract: As part of the Bee-Fungicide Workshop at NACREW, there will be updates on the latest evidence characterizing how fungicides may cause colony declines in native bee species. Findings will cover recent work with Bombus impatiens and Osmia lignaria. Discussions will be focusing on how the US cranberry industry can begin conducting research on alternative use patterns for fungicides.