Brandon Hopkins explains in an article in the Fall 2016 Northwest Farm and Ranch Magazine, how the WSU bee program is now using cryopreservation to conserve bee’s genetic material, providing the program with an advantage for preserving bee’s genetic lines and continuing to diversify the U.S. honeybees.

 

To view this article, go to:

https://issuu.com/dailynews/stacks/638a000dcb984c93a9d4c43a8d7bd4af

**then click on the Fall 2016 magazine and go to page 5, the article is located in the top right corner