Trapping Honeybee-Gathered Pollen and Factors Affecting Yields.
Authors: TODD, FRANK E.; BISHOP, ROY K.
Source: Journal of Economic Entomology, Volume 33, Number 6, December 1940 , pp. 866-870(5)
Publisher: Entomological Society of America
Abstract:The scale hive has long been used to obtain data on incoming nectar and honey production, but no method of measuring pollen income appears to have been worked out. Pollen is known to be essential to brood rearing, and information as to the quantity of incoming pollen would aid in determining management programs.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 1940-12-01
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