Susan Cobey

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InstitutionWashington State University
Honey Bee Insemination Service
Postal address455 Carnica Way
United States of America
Office phone360 969 9441
Mobile phone360 969 9441
Job /  professional statusOther,Researcher
Preferred COLOSS theme(s)   Diversity & Conservation
COLOSS Taskforce(s)   Sustainable bee breeding
Research interestsSelection & Breeding
 Instrumental Insemination
 Germplasm Preservation
PublicationsCobey, S., Artificial Insemination of Queen Bees. In: The Vet and the Bee. World Organization for Animal Health. OIE Technical Series noº 12. Ed. Wolfgang Ritter. In Press.

Cobey, S., Tarpy, D., Woyke,J. 2013. Standard Methods for Instrumental Insemination Of Apis mellifera Queens. In COLOSS BEEBOOK. Vol 1. Special issue. Jour Apic.Research 52(4)

Cobey, S., Sheppard, W. Tarpy, D. 2011. Status of breeding practices and genetic diversity in domestic honey bees. Chap. In: Honey Bee Colony Health: Challenges and sustainable Solutions. Ed. Sammataro. D. & Yoder, J. Pp.25-36. CRC Press

Cobey,S. 2007. Instrumental Insemination In: ABC & XYZ of Bee Culture. 41st edition. Pp.463-470. A.I. Root Co.

Cobey, S.,2007. Comparison of instrumental inseminated and naturally mated honey bee queens and factors affecting their performance. A Review. Apidologie 38: 390-410.