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Natural Beekeeping: Organic Approaches to Modern Apiculture, 2nd Edition

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Whether you are a novice looking to get started with bees, an experienced apiculturist looking for ideas to develop an integrated pest-management approach, or someone who wants to sell honey at a premium price, this is the book you’ve been waiting for.

Now revised and updated with new resources and including full-color photos throughout, Natural Beekeeping offers all the latest information in a book that has already proven invaluable for organic beekeepers. The new edition offers the same holistic, sensible alternative to conventional chemical practices with a program of natural hive management, but offers new sections on a wide range of subjects, including:

    • The basics of bee biology and anatomy
    • Urban beekeeping
    • Identifying and working with queens
    • Parasitic mite control
    • Hive diseases

    Also, a completely new chapter on marketing provides valuable advice for anyone who intends to sell a wide range of hive products.

    Other chapters include:

      • Hive Management
      • Genetics and Breeding
      • The Honey Harvest
      • The Future of Organic Beekeeping

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