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Keeping bees

Franklin H. Carrier

Keeping bees

a handbook for the hobbyist beekeeper

by Franklin H. Carrier

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Published by Carrier"s Beekeeping Supplies in San Jose, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bee culture -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Franklin H. Carrier.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSF523 .C356 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 335 p. :
    Number of Pages335
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2935568M
    ISBN 100960755012
    LC Control Number84172673
    OCLC/WorldCa10992861

    If you are stung, treating a bee sting is fairly easy: Remove the stinger as quickly as you can and wash the area Keeping bees book soap and water. Tom Seeley, professor of neurobiology behavior at Cornell, author of the new book, The Lives of Bees. This enables the beekeeper to slide any frame out of the hive for inspection, without harming the bees or the comb, protecting the eggs, larvae and pupae contained within the cells. They brought it back in A strong colony of bees will use over a litre of water on a warm day.

    Unfortunately, it was right on their incoming flight approach. I think I completely agree with the comment. Seeley joins us from Ithaca, New York, where he has spent most of his career learning about honeybees. Water supply It is now a requirement to provide a good water supply for the bees in a partially shaded position where possible, and in close proximity to the hives. Holy cow, it was the queen!

    Do your zoning regulations permit bees where you live? And who on Earth has bees for sale? Keeping bees book that the hives are about 18 inches or so off the ground to protect them from skunks, and there is room between each hive to place the covers and honey supers when examining the hives later in the season. I dumped the queen at the entrance and she crawled in. Deborah in Converse, Texas. I bet there are not 20 anymore.


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