You won't find anyone more passionate about honey bees than Susan Cobey. Cobey, a bee breeder-geneticist and manager of the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr. Honey Bee Research Facility at UC Davis, has just...
Elizabeth Frost is at wick's end. When she's not tending the bees at the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr. Honey Bee Research Facility at UC Davis or tending her own bees at home, she loves to make...
Next spring the Campus Buzzway at UC Davis will burst with buds, blooms and bees. The Campus Buzzway, a quarter-acre field of wildflowers, took root the third week of November when a crew planted...
UC Davis Colors
A brush with a honey bee...A brush with a hummingbird...When we visited the UC Berkeley Botanical Garden recently, honey bees were nectaring the mutton bird sedge (Carex trifeda), a New Zealand...
Bee and Mutton Bird Sedge
Youngsters like to joke about what a honey bee says when she returns to the hive: "Honey, I'm home!"Honey...what is it?The National Honey Board defines honey as "the substance made when the nectar...