Relationships between nectar production and honey bee preference

publication date: Aug 24, 2010
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Bee World Vol.73 (3) 1992 pp.119-127
Article Title

Relationships between nectar production and honey bee preference 

Author(s)

Mark P Widrlechner and Neil P Senechal

Abstract

A 1989 review of research related to the improvement of nectar production in plants by Shuel presents evidence in support of intentional selection of plant genotypes for better nectar production. Such superior genotypes could be of great benefit for both beekeepers and other agricultural producers.

Keywordsnectar prodcutions, honey bee preference, beekeeping, agriculture,
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