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 up-to-date information on honey bee health. 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.
- Price: $24.95
- Other formats: Ebook, Hardback
- Size: 7 x 9.25
- Pages: 288
- Format: Paperback
- ISBN: 9781612129785
An excellent introduction to beekeeping.
Confused by all the different opinions on how best to keep bees? This guide will provide a bright light on your beekeeping journey.
An excellent introduction to both honey bees and beekeeping. It’s well-written, practical, and exceptionally well-illustrated, making it the perfect book to jump-start the adventure of beekeeping or use as a reference for established beekeepers.
This is one of the few beekeeping books written by a beekeeper and an extension apiculturist that bridges the gap between practical beekeeping and [the] science of beekeeping.
Storey’s Guide to Keeping Honey Bees is a thorough treatment of beekeeping for anyone looking to practice the craft. It spans the range of topics from beginning to advanced beekeeping, while including a suite of personal testimonies that humanize the art. It will be an important resource for years to come.
Written in a readable style, this book blends sound scientific information about honey bees with practical information about beekeeping and is [a] suitable reference for beginner to serious beekeeper. It has been selected as the text book for the University of Montana’s Online Beekeeping Certificate, Apprentice Level Course.
This book belongs in every beekeeper’s library. The authors have successfully blended the science and art of beekeeping in a book suitable for beginning and experienced beekeepers.
A must-have book for all types of beekeepers who want good information.
A well-balanced and extremely thorough guide for new beekeepers.
In this well-written guide, Dr. Sanford utilizes his years of experience to give straightforward, practical advice for the beginning beekeeper.
Storey’s Guide to Keeping Honey Bees, 2nd Edition
by Malcolm T. Sanford and Richard E. Bonney
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