10- Graduate Poster P-IE

Monday, November 11, 2013: 8:00 AM-6:30 PM
Exhibit Hall 4 (Austin Convention Center)

The effect of Polynate™ on the foraging behavior of honey bees (Apis mellifera) and other important pollinators in apple, blueberry and cherry
Julie Adams, Michigan State University ; Larry Gut, Michigan State University ; Rufus Isaacs, Michigan State University ; Fred Dyer, Michigan State University
Insect pollinators of Piper glabrescens and P. umbellatum in the Rio Abajo Forest Preserve, Puerto Rico
Christa Wisniewski, Southeast Missouri State University ; Diane Wood, Southeast Missouri State University
Agricultural development changes native bee community composition in Central Texas peach orchards
Sarah Cusser, University of Texas ; Shalene Jha, University of Texas
Honey bee foraging in a Midwestern agroecosystem
Douglas B. Sponsler, The Ohio State University ; Chia-Hua Lin, The Ohio State University ; Reed Johnson, The Ohio State University -- OARDC
Survey of wild pollinators in flowering plants in the Corn Belt
Morgan Lucke, Purdue University ; Christian Krupke, Purdue University
What is limiting the abundance and richness of wild bees on a reclaimed mine land: floral resources or nest sites?
Chia-Hua Lin, The Ohio State University ; Karen Goodell, The Ohio State University
Size does matter: larger patches of diverse floral resources increase insect pollinator density, diversity, and their pollination of native wildflowers
Brett R. Blaauw, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey ; Rufus Isaacs, Michigan State University
Is UV just another color to a bee? Nectar guide preferences of stingless bees
Amber D. Tripodi, University of Arkansas ; Allen L. Szalanski, University of Arkansas
Ufo's in alfalfa (Medicago sativa): Unveiling the pollinators
Amelia Jordan, Washington State University ; Doug Walsh, Washington State University