The Complete Step-By-Step Book of Beekeeping: A Practical Guide to Beekeeping, from Setting Up a Colony to Hive Management and Harvesting the Honey, Shown in Over 400 Photographs by David Cramp
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Now there are hundreds of useful videos, lessons, articles on beekeeping, which cover almost any problem faced by both beginner and experienced beekeeper. But the resources that highlight an integrated approach are pretty rare and raise doubts of its effectiveness. Therefore, classic beekeeping books are indispensable. Moreover, they have a rating and a circulation — which cannot be tested, they are a fact confirming the success of a particular edition. And fortunately, the beekeeping is very conservative — most technologies and techniques have been used for decades, so old beekeeping books practically do not become outdated. In addition to your own reading, you can use the book as a gift to the beekeeper. Any subjects relating directly to the practice — tools, clothes — are very intimate, dare I say this word.
There is a lot of information out there on honey bees and keeping them in the form of books, videos, seminars, and classes. We started learning about bees by watching videos and reading books! Finally, here are our top 5 beekeeping books that beekeepers of any level will benefit from. This is one of the first books we read about bees and it does not disappoint. Also, this is a great book for anyone who wants to learn about swarms!
Top 5 Beekeeping Books
The most commonly kept species of bees is the European honeybee Apismellifera. This is just one out of the 20, bee species known to humankind., Honeybees have been providing humans with their sweet sauce since the first whiff of a nearby hive came floating through.
Since your personal philosophy of life will drive your philosophy of beekeeping and since that will drive your choices in beekeeping, As a beginner beekeeper, you really need to decide where you stand. Read this for more info. One of the most important things to do is sort out the important decisions from the less important decisions. If you pay attention to the rest of this you'll see that hardly anything I WOULD buy is in a beginner beekeeper starter kit. I would like to point out that there are many things in beekeeping you can easily change as you go along.