Welcome to the University of Maryland Bee Squad’s homepage. The Bee Squad is dedicated to bringing science to the bee yard by providing educational opportunities to beekeepers, gardeners, and those interested in protecting pollinators.

UMD Bee Squad is part of the Honey Bee Lab at the University of Maryland.


If you are able to help support our mission to improve honey bee health, we greatly appreciate whatever you can give.

To make a donation by check, please make checks payable to The University of Maryland, and mail them to:

Attn: Karen Rennich
4112 Plant Science Building
4291 Field House Drive
College Park, MD 20742