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MSU Pollinator Experts

If you have further questions, contact the MSU experts in the following categories below:

 

Meghan MilbrathDr. Meghan Milbrath, Assistant Professor, Entomology and Coordinator of the Michigan Pollinator Initiative

Specialties: Honey bee veterinarian, bacterial diseases, commercial beekeeping, and queen questions

Email: mpi@msu.edu/Telephone: 517-884-9518 

 

 

AAna Heckna Heck, Extension Educator, Apiculture and Pollination

Specialties: Small-scale and hobby beekeeper questions, public concerns, best management practices, Heroes to Hives

 

Email: heckanar@msu.edu /Telephone: 571-884-7976

 

 

Adam Ingrao photoDr. Adam Ingrao, Veterans Liaison for Michigan State University Extension and Agricultural Entomologist
Hobby beekeeping, U.S. Army Veteran beekeeping questions
 
 
 
 
 
Dan Wyns photoDan Wyns, Michigan Technical Transfer Team, Bee Informed Partnership
Commercial beekeeping questions
 
Email: wyns@mail.msu.edu
 
Zachary Huang photoDr. Zachary Huang, Associate professor, Department of Entomology
Honey bee nutrition, disease, and queen questions
 
Email: bees@msu.edu 
Telephone: 517-353-8136 
 
Rufus Isaacs photoDr. Rufus Isaacs, Professor, Berry Crops Entomology Lab, Department of Entomology
Native Bee questions
 
Email: isaacsr@msu.edu 
Telephone: 517-355-6619 
 
If you want to identify a native bee from a picture, try posting to iNaturalist and/or Bumble Bee Watch.