Hive-entrance fittings as a simple and cost-effective way to increase cross-pollination by honey bees
publication date: Jan 22, 2010
|Bee World ||Vol.79 (2) 1998 pp.71-80|
|Article Title||Hive-entrance fittings as a simple and cost-effective way to increase cross-pollination by honey bees|
An approach for improved honey bee cross-pollination of crops involves the use of hive-entrance fittings for enhancing pollen transfer between self-incompatible cultivars of fruit or nut trees, or seed crops. Hive-entrance fittings include pollen dispensers and pollen transfer devices.
|Keywords||cross-pollination, hive-entrance fittings, pollen dispensers, pollen transfer devices|