Download A beekeeping guide by Harlan H D Attfield PDF

By Harlan H D Attfield

ISBN-10: 0866191542

ISBN-13: 9780866191548

Show description

Read or Download A beekeeping guide PDF

Best gardening & landscape design books

Quality control and production of biological control agents : theory and testing procedures

Using organic keep watch over brokers has been expanding around the world and there at the moment are many businesses mass-producing such organisms, relatively for the keep watch over of insect pests. even though, there's a nice want for quality controls within the construction and use of those average enemies, which come with insect parasitoids and predators, fungi and viruses.

The Herb Handbook: A Practical Guide To Using And Growing Herbs

"AMAZON BESTSELLER"Botanically, “herb” refers to any annual or perennial plant with a non-woody stem. besides the fact that, the time period herb has come to hide vegetation that experience a selected gain to mankind. a few even think of them to be the very best quality nutrition identified to the human race. we have now been utilizing herbs for hundreds of thousands of years, either for flavoring nutrients and for therapeutic.

Backyard Composting: Your Complete Guide to Recycling Yard Clippings

Prior this summer time I constructed an curiosity in gardening, and particularly the at-home composting. i discovered that this publication used to be steered to me greater than the other.

I picked it up at my neighborhood library and used to be shocked at how thorough it was once. in spite of everything, who knew that there have been such a lot of how you can composting?

This publication helped me to fast and simply manage my first compost pile, that's coming alongside nice. It even has guidance for indoor composters!

Farm fences & gates : build and repair fences to keep livestock in and pests out

For each state of affairs, there is the best kind of fence. wooden posts or metal, electrical mesh or barbed twine: this ebook may also help you determine what sort of a fence you would like and the way to head approximately construction it. writer Rick Kubik, a retired crop consultant, explains simply tips to build the fence you will want the 1st time round, so you do not waste money and time on unnecessary upkeep and reconstruction, and the way to fix fences in a cheap means.

Additional resources for A beekeeping guide

Example text

Equipment needed can be seen in Figure 17. help The Hat with nettia. This is used to protect the neck and face _I-. A veil can be made from any wide-brimmed from bee stings. 72cm II8’l) wide and as long as the circumference of the hat brim. After this has been sewn into a cylinc3er, it is sewn to the hat. 16cm (‘14”) lonq. 32cm (8”) apart. dqe of the ing taFC? is flat and is is put on, the tapes are passed under the arms the rinqs. ttinq tight csclainst the shoulders. The remainpa ssed back under the arms to stretch the f rant then brcught, again, to the front to be tieA.

Figure 20 shows a swarm of bees that have landed on a tree limb. With a hard shake, the bees are knocked into the beekeeper's basket and then shaken into the brood chamber of an empty hive. in a swarm seldom make the transfer safer. Bees sting, but A soucce of bees may be transEerred time hive to a new hive. The best during the honey season. a face net from a tree, to transfer and smoker will house, or old these bees is One way to transfer bees to a new hive from a tree or building is to first get the smoker ready and be sure to wear proper clothing.

41 Unfortunately, rock in high places and soon leave bees have ferocious tempers and have been known to attack people and animals when disturbed or excited. with smoke and are as successhowever, controllable They are, of honeybee. fully managed in this way as any other species ProEessional honey qatherers and modern beekeepers are able to Some beekeepers have tried handle them with little difficulty. but the bees prefer their homes to keep rock bees in box hives, TEE LITTLE BEE (Apis after a few days, florea) These bees move about more than five months and seldom remain at one place for at a time.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.57 of 5 – based on 11 votes