This trusted handbook is a must-have for novice and seasoned beekeepers alike. Now totally redesigned and featuring color photos and graphics, the second edition also includes information on new innovations in beekeeping, up-to-date veterinary guidelines, and a new chapter on “apicentric” (bee-friendly) beekeeping. The go-to reference presents comprehensive yet accessible information on everything from planning hives and installing a colony to preventing disease and managing productive hives that will bear bountiful honey harvests year after year.
By Malcolm T. Sanford & Richard E. Bonney
Paperback – 212 pp