Time: August 3, 2018 from 6:30pm to 8pm
Location: Pine Jog Educational Center
Street: 6301 Summit Blvd.
City/Town: West Palm Beach, FL 33415
Event Type: meeting
Organized By: Palm Beach County Beekeepers/ Gabriela Hassil
Latest Activity: Aug 2, 2018
Jeff is the Extension/Research Agriculturist at Mississippi State University. He moved to Mississippi after working for 15 years as a bee breeder with the USDA, ARS Honey Bee Breeding Lab in Baton Rouge, LA.
He is best known for his involvement with other scientists in developing lines of honey bees that express high levels of Varroa Sensitive Hygienic (VSH) behavior.
Prior to working with the government, he received his doctoral degree in insect physiology (Department of Zoology & Physiology) and my Master’s degree in entomology (Department of Entomology) from Louisiana State University.