Published on August 2, 2018
She will research whether improved nutrition through supplemental feeding and improved apiary location speeds up recovery and improves colony survival.
Published on July 23, 2018
The Department of Entomology and North Central Region IR-4 welcome Entomology alumnus Anthony VanWoerkom as the new regional field coordinator beginning Aug. 1, 2018.
Published on July 18, 2018
Researchers in the lab of Michigan State University entomologist William Wetzel are trying to find new ways to combat insect pests by taking advantage of one of nature’s built-in defenses – diversity.
Published on July 13, 2018
Nicole Wonderlin loves research, teaching STEM…and carpenter bees. Read on to learn more about our featured Entomology graduate student, her teaching assistantship and why we should learn more about insects.
Published on June 28, 2018
MSU Entomology Chairperson Bill Ravlin takes insect images around the world, but this backyard beauty was chosen for a publication cover.
Published on June 18, 2018
Connor Sturr has two passions: entomology and music. Learn how this Spartan Marching Band member got started with studying entomology at MSU, and the advice he gives to others considering its major.
Published on June 14, 2018
Kelsey Graham’s column aims to increase public understanding that wild bees are key pollinators and some species are disappearing.
Published on June 4, 2018
The Bug House participated in Greater Lansing's annual event, Be A Tourist In Your Own Town, a day-long festival featuring 80 different local attractions. Visitors enjoyed observing our beehive, specimen displays, and live insects and tarantulas!
Published on May 29, 2018
The third week of June is National Pollinator Week, and Michigan State University’s Department of Entomology will be involved in multiple events to celebrate our fuzzy friends.
Published on May 16, 2018
Soybean cyst nematode is a highly destructive soybean pathogen. Learn more about soybean cyst nematode, its impact on the soybean industry and management recommendations.
Published on May 14, 2018
When destructive insects threatened cowpea harvests throughout West Africa, a team of researchers under the auspices of the Dry Grain Pulses Collaborative Research Support program —now the Feed the Future Legume Innovation Lab—came to help