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Marla Spivak[4/25/16] The Minnesota Corn Grower's Association and the U of M Bee Lab's Marla Spivak emphasize the importance of good communication between farmers and beekeepers in maintaining crop and bee health.

Photo by Rob Venette [3/31/16] Drs. Bob Koch and Bill Hutchison are mentioned in a press release, as co-authors on a new review article, summarizing global impacts of the invasive, multicolored Asian lady beetle, often referred to in Europe as the Harlequin Lady Beetle.


"Invasion biology of the gypsy moth (Lymantria dispar (L.)) at a northern range boundary in Minnesota"

Marissa Streifel
April 29, 2016
490 Hodson

"Floral Enrichment of Turf Lawns to Benefit Pollinating Insects."

Ian Lane
May 4, 2016
Hodson 490

Insect Pest Information

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Lady beetles, multicolored Asian

Fruit flies

Stored product beetles and moths

Emerald ash borer

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