Cafè Scientifique: What's Killing the Bees? The Impacts of Pathogens and other Factors on Honey Bees
- Tuesday, March 28, 2017 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
BOZEMAN –Michelle Flenniken, assistant professor in the Department of Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology in MSU’s College of Agriculture and co-director of MSU’s Pollinator Health Center, will be the featured speaker at the university’s upcoming Café Scientifique.
Flenniken will present “What's Killing the Bees? The Impacts of Pathogens and other Factors on Honey Bee Health” at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, at the Baxter Hotel Ballroom in downtown Bozeman. The event is hosted by MSU and co-sponsored by its INBRE and COBRE programs. It is free and open to the public.
Flenniken’s talk will examine the importance of pollinators and outline current facts and uncertainties surrounding honey bee health. Throughout the talk, she will also emphasize the importance of basic scientific research in addressing complex problems.
More information available at: http://www.montana.edu/news/16691/honey-bee-health-to-be-discussed-at-march-28-caf-scientifique