HIVE MANAGEMENT

Author(s): RICHARD E BONNEY

Birds/Poultry/Bees | Bees & Beekeeping

A concise seasonal guide to beekeeping, with particular reference to looking after the hive. Covered are the capture and control of swarms, harvesting crops of honey, handling and re-introduction of queen bees to a hive, problems and signs of likely hive problems, and bee behaviour. New condition with shelf wear


Product Information

Initial inspection; spring management; swarming; the queen; making increase; life of the worker; supering; hive inspections; combe honey; foraging; summertime; late season management; taking the crop; fall preparation; equipment; feeding; pollination. Appendix: Diseases, mites and Africanized bees.

General Fields

  • : 9780713723236
  • : BLANDF
  • : BLANDF
  • : February 1992
  • : 230mm X 152mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 6 line drawings, 17 b&w photographs, index
  • : RICHARD E BONNEY
  • : P
  • : 638.1
  • : 160