Pollinator Field Tour Agenda
Monday, August 13
Attendees arrive in Bismark, North Dakota.
Tuesday, August 14
Schulz Farm: The Bee Integrated Approach: Farmer-beekeeper collaboration on best practices for bee health. Baldwin, North Dakota.
U.S. Geological Station (USGS) Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center: Establishing and monitoring pollinator habitat. Jamestown, North Dakota.
Browning Honey Company, Inc.: Exploring a commercial honey production facility. Jamestown, North Dakota.
Overnight in Jamestown, North Dakota.
Wednesday, August 15
Browning Honey Company Apiary near Row Crop Farm: Interactions between bees and row crop production. Jamestown, North Dakota.
USDA-ARS Research Field: Breeding sunflowers for native pollinators and management of non-Apis bees. Casselton, North Dakota.
Attendees will be bussed to the airport in Fargo, North Dakota, where they will be able to fly home anytime after 2:00 PM.