Honey Bees and Beekeeping: A Year in the Life of an Apiary By Keith Delaplane Are you new to beekeeping? Have you survived your first winter, but the thought of the next leaves you packing for the tropics? This book will guide you through setting up a new colony, harvesting honey, and keeping … Read more about Honey Bees and Beekeeping (2nd Ed.) K. Delaplane
Honey Bee Biology and Beekeeping By Dewey M. Caron & Lawrence John Connor The new edition of this excellent beekeeping textbook has been extensively revised and updated by author Dewey M. Caron with the help of Lawrence John Connor. Since its original release in 1999, Honey Bee Biology & … Read more about Honey Bee Biology and Beekeeping by Dr. Dewey Caron
Hooray For Beekeeping By Bobby Kalman … Read more about Hooray For Beekeeping (Children)
Guide to Bees and Honey, By Ted Hooper A complete handbook for the beginner and experienced beekeeper. One of the fastest-growing of productive hobbies, beekeeping gains many enthusiastic new recruits each year. This revised edition is practical and copiously illustrated. The author, Ted Hooper, … Read more about Guide To Bees and Honey by Ted Hooper
Bee Sex Essentials Dr. Larry Connor This Bee Sex Essentials book teaches you how drone and queen production can impact your honey bee hives. Dr. Larry Connor, distinguished writer for Bee Culture/American Bee Journal, chronicles the latest and essential knowledge of drone and queen production, … Read more about Bee Sex Essentials by L. Connor
This book talks for several chapters of beginning beekeeping; the basic hive, different hive boxes, buying and setting up your hive. The author goes on to explain where and how to set up your hive and equipment needed. The first half of this book is a good, simplistic introduction into beekeeping. … Read more about Keeping Bees in Towns and Cities by Luke Dixon
Black and white photographs illustrate queen rearing and queen maintenance of keeping healthy long lasting queens for your colony. Although not thoroughly biologically nor scientifically all the honey bee queen dynamics, this is a great beginning book and middle of the road read of queen rearing. … Read more about Contemporary Queen Rearing by Harry H. Laidlaw, Jr.
An easy, informative "beginning" book about top bar beekeeping with several colorful photos of varying stages of beekeeping! These authors share insights into organic approaches for top-bar beekeeping with the changes needed in the four seasons to manage your hive. Also, there are several pages … Read more about Top-Bar Beekeeping by Les Crowder and Heather Harrell