Unfortunately, he wrote a crappy book that offers little to the new beekeeper. Two books I would recommend are John Vivian's "Keeping Bees".
Author of other books and scientific articles, Morse died in 2000. Unfortunately, he wrote a crappy book that offers little to the new beekeeper. Although it is slightly dated when it comes to managing mites the rest of the book is invaluable as a source of information. Richard Bonney's two books on beekeeping are also very good.
This is a very comprehensive guide to beekeeping. I am a fairly new beekeeper and find the information very useful. One person found this helpful.
Whether you capture a native Covering the rearing of queens, honey-making methods, honey marketing, the benefit of pollinator rental, and everything else related to beekeeping, The New Complete Guide to Beekeeping explains step-by-step what it takes to establish a thriving hive that.
The New Complete Guide to Beekeeping. Rearing Queen Honey Bees. Richard Archbold and the Archbold Biological Station. A Year in the Beeyard: An Expert's Month-by-Month Instructions for Successful Beekeeping. BNF: cb13612872c (data).
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Beekeeping in Rural Development: Unexploited Beekeeping Potential in the Tropics, with Particular Reference to the Commonwealth. The Backyard Beekeeper: An Absolute Beginner's Guide to Keeping Bees in Your Yard and Garden. 1. 1 Mb. The Beekeeper's Handbook. Diana Sammataro, Alphonse Avitabile. Alabama cooperative extension service. Coauthors & Alternates. ISBN 9780881503159 (978-0-88150-315-9) Softcover, Countryman Press, 2014. Learn More at LibraryThing. Roger A Morse at LibraryThing.
While Mr Morse attempts to discuss home production methods the bulk of the text is concerned with managing bee farms. The text is also firmly grounded in North America, providing information about native nectar producing plants, bee diseases, climate variations and legislation across different states. I have no idea how relevant any of this is to beekeeping in Britain.
This beekeeping guide book lays out information in an easy to digest . The Backyard Beekeeper is a complete beekeeping resource with its 240 pages of content.
This beekeeping guide book lays out information in an easy to digest manner. Clive de Bruyn breaks down beekeeping into separate topics in the book. The book is visually appealing and an interesting read with it illustrations, photographs and callouts highlighting the very critical pieces of information.
Bees and beekeeping - How to get started in beekeeping - Spring management - Summer management - Removing the honey crop - Fall management - Wintering honey bees. Tells you all you need to know to start and maintain a healthy bee colony. If you're already an experienced beekeeper, it will lead you into new areas of the business, answer new questions, or help you refine your skills.
In step with this pastime's great resurgence on city rooftops as well as across rural America, this trusted guide will lead experienced beekeepers into new areas, answer questions, and help refine your skills. Great for beginners, too!Covering the rearing of queens, honey-making methods, honey marketing, the benefit of pollinator rental, and everything else related to beekeeping, The New Complete Guide to Beekeeping explains step-by-step what it takes to establish a thriving hive that produces an amazing end product, and all the simple pleasures of beekeeping along the way. Whether you capture a native colony from a hollow tree (a method only for the brave!), adopt a hive from someone who has too many (a much easier method), or start from scratch by buying a queen and purchasing worker bees by the pound, this is a comprehensive guide to making your endeavor successful and even profitable. Whole chapters are dedicated to: the best plants for honey production; seasonal hive management; pests and predators; pollination; honey bee biology; and finding more information from government and public sources. 50+ B&W Photos Throughout