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Bee All You Can Bee

Several years after it was planted, the bee garden looked quite mature. This photo was taken May 22, 2012. This year it is five years old. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Time to celebrate! The UC Davis Departmentof Entomology and Nematology has scheduled a fifth anniversary celebration of  its bee garden on Saturday, May 2. It's difficult to believe that the Häagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven is five years old. But...

Posted on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 8:33 PM

Congratulations, Mary Lou!

Mary Lou Flint outside her new office at Briggs Hall. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Former UC Davis Chancellor James Henry Meyer (1922-2002) would have been proud. His daughter-in-law, Mary Louise “Mary Lou” Flint, a longtime leader of the University of California Statewide Integrated Pest Management (UC IPM) Program and a...

Posted on Friday, November 7, 2014 at 9:08 PM

Medflies: Permanent Residents

Mediterranean Fruit Fly. (Photo by Jack Kelly Clark)

Breaking news shook the agricultural world today. The Mediterranean fruit fly, considered the world's worst agricultural pest, is one of at least five fruit flies established in California. It cannot be eradicated. So says entomologist James Carey of...

Bugs Will Rule at UC Davis Picnic Day

Briggs Hall is a popular place to be on UC Davis Picnic Day. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

There's no doubt about it. Bugs will rule at the 99th annual UC Davis Picnic Day this Saturday, April 20.  The UC Davis Department of Entomology is planning lots of "bug" activities as part of the campuswide celebration.  Visitors...

Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 9:41 PM

UC Davis Alum and the Pathogens

Kelli Hoover of Penn State chats with Kevin Heinz (center) of Texas A&M and Bruce Hammock of UC Davis at a meeting of the Entomological Society of America. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

It will be like "old home week" when professor Kelli Hoover of Pennsylvania State University presents a seminar on Tuesday, March 5 on the UC Davis campus. Hoover, who received her doctorate in entomology from UC Davis in 1997, will discuss...

Posted on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 8:26 PM

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