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Storey's guide to keeping honey bees : honey production, pollination, bee health / Malcolm T. Sanford & Richard E. Bonney.

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  • 5 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Series Information

Storey's guide to raising series.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 638.1 SAN (Text) 34330513256686 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Chandler Branch Library 638.1 SANFORD (Text) 39206021520042 New Materials Available -
Spencer Co PL - Marylee Vogel Branch (Richland) 638 SAN (Text) 70741100106014 Adult NonFiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Parker Branch (Hatfield) 638 SAN (Text) 70741200105261 Adult NonFiction In transit -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 638 SAN (Text) 70741000151389 Adult Non Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 638.1 SANFORD (Text) 33946003370223 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781612129785
  • ISBN: 1612129781
  • ISBN: 9781612129839
  • ISBN: 1612129838
  • Physical Description: ix, 212 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: Second edition.
  • Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Beginning beekeeping -- Origin and history of beekeeping -- A bee's life -- Choosing hive location -- Getting equipped -- Enter the bees -- Managing honey bee colonies -- Taking the crop -- Pollination -- Diseases and pests of the honey bee -- Additional strategies.
Summary, etc.:
"Whether you have a single rooftop hive, a few bee boxes in your backyard, or a large-scale apiary, this is the only reference you'll need. Learn how to: properly house your bees in all seasons; manage your colony's nutrition; maintain an effective pollination schedule; prevent and treat mites and disease; introduce a new queen to the hive; capture a swarm; harvest and store your honey crop."--Back cover.
Subject: Honeybee.
Bee culture.

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