Jan 17, 2023
In this episode of the Farms, Food and You podcast, Cheralyn Berry, Extension specialist and director of the Briggs Avenue Community Garden in East Durham, shares her perspective on the vital role of community gardens.
Jun 14, 2022
Celebrate the impact of pollinators during Pollinator Week June 20-26.
Jun 13, 2022
Flower shape has the biggest effect on parasite transmission to bees, according to a new study.
May 20, 2022
The NC State apiculture program works through Extension to help North Carolina beekeepers with hive health.
May 19, 2022
Celebrate World Bee Day on May 20 with these bee-friendly tips.
May 18, 2022
To celebrate World Bee Day, Farms, Food and You sat down with NC State's Elsa Youngsteadt to learn how we can help foster bee populations with gardens and bee hotels.
Apr 29, 2022
A chance opportunity to work with the Venus flytrap became a turning point for Laurie Hamon’s doctoral journey, and the focus of her dissertation for a Ph.D. in entomology and biology.
Apr 18, 2022
Here’s a guide to help you decide what flowers to plant this spring to ensure beautiful summer blooms and foliage!
Feb 25, 2022
Researchers at NC State have found that soybean crops planted near pollinator habitat produce larger soybeans than soybean crops that are not planted near pollinator habitat.
Sep 2, 2021
Traveling honeybees reach their new home with help from an NC State professor and beekeeping hobbyist.