Bee health is topic of new pollen research

Multi-institutional group receives $1 million USDA grant to study role sunflower pollen may play in improving bee health.

University of Massachusetts-Amherst biology professor Lynn Adler, an expert in pollination and plant-insect interactions, recently received a three-year, $1 million grant from a special “pollinator health” program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture to study the role sunflower pollen may play in improving bee health.

In addition to basic research, the grant emphasizes extension outreach to the public and stakeholders -- such as amateur beekeepers, commercial bee producer

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