Guide to Sources for Agricultural and Biological Research

Author: J. Richard Blanchard,Lois Farrell

Publisher: Univ of California Press

ISBN: 9780520032262

Category: Reference

Page: 735

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A guide to information sources including abstracts and indexes, library catalogs, government publications, review literature, book reviews, congresses and conferences, dissertations, research in progress, translations, dictionaries, encyclopedias, thesauri, abbreviations, directories, lists of periodicals, handbooks and yearbooks, works on experimental procedures, and classification systems.

Practical Beekeeping in New Zealand

The Definitive Guide: Completely Revised and Updated

Author: Andrew Matheson,Murray Reid

Publisher: Exisle Publishing

ISBN: 1877568554

Category: Science

Page: 288

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For more than 25 years Practical Beekeeping in New Zealand has been the bible for New Zealand beekeepers. The only comprehensive guide to keeping bees in New Zealand, it provides both amateur and professional beekeepers with details on honey bee management throughout the year, advice on handling hive products and information about many other beekeeping subjects. As well as being a guide to beekeepers, Practical Beekeeping in New Zealand appeals to those interested in apiculture and deciding whether to keep bees, and horticulturalists and farmers find it of particular interest for crop pollination. Given New Zealand’s reputation in world beekeeping the book has also been keenly sought after by beekeepers overseas.Three editions of the book have been published since 1984. It has now been comprehensively updated to incorporate the latest information available, particularly on new approaches to beekeeping now the parasitic varroa mite has become established in New Zealand and changed the face of beekeeping forever.

Honeybee Ecology

A Study of Adaptation in Social Life

Author: Thomas D. Seeley

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 1400857872

Category: Science

Page: 214

View: 8678


The book presents honeybees as a model system for investigating advanced social life among insects from an evolutionary perspective. Originally published in 1985. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.

The ABC & XYZ of Bee Culture

A Cyclopedia of Everything Pertaining to the Care of the Honey-bee : Bees, Hives, Honey, Implements, Honey Plants, Etc. : Facts Gleaned from the Experience of Thousands of Beekeepers and Afterward Verified in Our Apiary

Author: Amos Ives Root,Sharon Garceau,Ernest Rob Root

Publisher: A I Root Company

ISBN: 9780936028224

Category: Nature

Page: 911

View: 8085


The 41st Edition of this work has been completely rewritten and updated with new scientific and management information gathered since the last edition was published 15 years ago. It is the latest and most up to date book of its kind available anywhere.