Bees in a hive.

MN Impact Video: Bee Research

October 8, 2015

Nearly 100 years of  bee research and Minnesota's status as a beekeepers destination, make the University of Minnesota an ideal place to study bees. In this impact video, Marla Spivak, MacArthur Fellow and Distinguished McKnight Professor in Entomology, talks about the changing landscape for honey bees and native bees in the U.S. and how U of M bee researchers are responding. For more information please watch the video below.

Video of MN Impact: U of M Bee Research

Marla Spivak with beehive.

With hives located throughout the Saint Paul campus and at several ROCs, Marla Spivak and her bee squad team regularily check their hives for any issues.