by Malcolm T. Sanford and Richard E. Bonney
These 240+ pages overflow with illustrations and detailed advice, and even some recipes. Whether you are a beginner or experienced beekeeper, this book places at your fingertips the history of honey bee evolution and beekeeping, necessary and recommended equipment, and techniques to manage a colony, including population cycles and harvesting. Learn to protect your colony from diseases and pests, as well as write a pollination contract and a model beekeeping ordinance for your community. Published by Timber Press.