Books and Videos!
Bad Beekeeping is the newest best-seller in the beekeeping world!
This book earned a 5-Star rated book from amazon.com
and is a great introduction to beekeeping and
a fantastic story about the life of a beekeeper!
Learn what it's like to operate a thousand hives of bees
in Florida and Saskatchewan. Dream or Nightmare? You decide.
An editor of Bee Culture Magazine has called it "The best book I've ever read!"
Get a copy of Bad Beekeeping through Amazon.com.
The dramatic Peter Fonda movie,
Ulee's Gold is available
for about US$15 from Amazon.com -
the on-line book store.
Click Here to order this video now!
What would happen if 22 million
Africanized honey bees invaded the USA?
Ooops!! Too Late!
This 1978 scare-thriller tries to second-guess
the results of Killer Bees attacking the city of Houston.
Priced at about US$15, available from independent sellers through Amazon's site.
by Richard E. Bonney
A popular general guide for
new and used beekeepers.
An excellent starter's book.
The New Complete Guide to Beekeeping by Roger A. Morse
New because it contains some of the latest on mite control and beekeeping trends; Complete because it very nearly is.
Intended for new and old beekeepers.
Includes buying a colony of bees; managing bees throughout the seasons.
Will help you at selecting equipment and a good apiary site.
How to do it advice on: Preventing swarming; Extracting, processing, and selling honey.
Tips on Controlling pests, predators, and diseases and Rearing queen honey bees.
Beekeeping : A Practical Guide
for the Novice Beekeeper -
Buying Bees, Management, Rearing,
by Werner Melzer
The title pretty well
covers the contents -
very inexpensive guide.
The ABC and Xyz of Bee Culture:
An Encyclopedia of Beekeeping
edited by Roger Morse and others.
This encyclopedia of beekeeping covers everything.
Owned by most commercial and hobby beekeepers.
This is the 40th edition of a classic in beekeeping.
Everything you need to know in encyclopdia form.
Books for Kids
Hooray for Beekeeping!
by Bobbie Kalman, Allison Larin, Niki Walker
The Beekeeper's Home Pages
(this site) had a small role
in technical support for this
colourful kid's book.
Recommended for ages 4-8.
The Honey Makers
by Gail Gibbons
Prolific children's author
Gail Gibbons covers the
honey bees and describes
how they make their honey.
Recommended for Grades 1-4.