W. M.  Hood

Professor


Dr. Mike Hood, Professor, EntomologyEmail: mhood@clemson.edu
Office: 864-656-0346

Location:
Office: 305 Long Hall
Lab: Cherry Farm Apiary


Education:
BS Forest Management Clemson University
MS Entomology Clemson University
PhD Entomology University of Georgia

Research interest:
Apiculture

Publications:
Hood, W. M. and G. A. Miller. 2005. Evaluation of an Upper Hive Entrance for Control of Small Hive Beetles (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) in Colonies of Honey Bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae). Journal of Economic Entomology, 98(6):1791-1795.
Delaplane, K. S., J. A. Berry, J. A. Skinner, J. P. Parkman, W. M. Hood. 2005. Integrated Pest Management Against Varroa Destructor Reduces Colony Mite Levels and Delays Economic Threshold. J. Apicultural Research 44(4):157-162.
Hood, W. M. 2004. The Small Hive Beetle, Aethina tumida: A Review. Bee World, 85(3):51-59.
Hood, W. M., P. M. Horton, and J. W. McCreadie. 2004. Field Evaluation of the Red Imported Fire Ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) for the Control of Wax Moths (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae) in Stored Honey Bee Comb. J. Agric. Urban Entomol. Vol. 20, No. 2, p. 93-103.

Websites:
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