ABC's of beekeeping problems and problem beekeepers / William Dullas.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Princeton PL - Princeton||638.1 Dul (Text)||30890000748309||Adult Non-Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780595533824
- Physical Description: xxviii, 216 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
- Publisher: Bloomington, Ind. : iUniverse, 2008.
- Copyright: ©2008
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Getting to know the bee business -- People problems -- Problem helpers -- Animal problems -- Bee removal occupation -- Disasters -- Pollen -- From pink-eye to painted floors -- Poisons, pollen, and bee-sting allergies -- Was (pollen) moths -- How enzymes work -- Robbing and extracting -- Methods of moving bees -- Honey -- Wording with beeswax -- How do you know they are Africanized? -- Bee mites -- Honeybee diseases -- Making colony increases -- Locating the old queen and re-queening -- Races of bees and selective breeding -- Queen rearing -- Package bees -- The ideal eight frame box width -- Beekeeping as a business -- Bee-stink therapy -- Summary and conclusions.
This well-illustrated text is perfect for beginning beekeepers, experienced beekeepers and their employees, entomology students, and the layman. It offers instructions and information for working with beeswax, pollen, enzymes and package bees. Dealing with diseases, mites, colony collapse, and Africanized bees. Robbing, extracting, bee removal, re-queening and queen rearing.
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