CATCH THE BUZZ- National Science Foundation Beekeeper Survey

What do you need in honey bee diagnostics?

During 2020 our team will conduct a survey of colony management needs for beekeepers of all scales and experiences. This project is supported by the US National Science Foundation under its I-Corps customer discovery program ( If you are interested in participating, please send your preferred email to

David Hawthorne, Department of Entomology, University of Maryland
Jay Evans, USDA-ARS Bee Research Laboratory
Jerry Hayes, Editor, Bee Culture Magazine
Raymond Peterson, Granite Point Ventures