Backyard Orchard News
When you were first asked/requested/urged/required to make an insect collection, where did you go...
The very presence of a black widow spider, shiny black with a globe-shaped abdomen, strikes fear in...
Black Widow Spider
Extension apiculturist Eric Mussen, member of the UC Davis Department of Entomology faculty,...
Honey Bee on Lavender
Working the Lavender
She didn't come home last night. The little honey bee at the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr. Honey Bee...
Bee and the Spider
Many beekeepers keep bees, but Norman Gary wears them. Gary, who received his doctorate in...
Bee Man Norman Gary