Many fruit crops depend on pollinators for proper reproduction and fruit set. Pollinators are comprised of many orders of insects beyond bees and include butterflies, moths, beetles, and other insects. We focus on obtaining a better understanding of pollinators, primarily in cranberry systems. This research-based data is used to facilitate growers understanding and to assist in proper management that supports more effective pollination and higher fruit yields.
Fruit Crop Entomology
UW-Madison Department of Entomology