Recent Publications

  • Honey: Harvesting and Extracting

  • Doug Somerville Bill Winner (2017)

  • We have taken in stock this Australian title which deals in depth with commercial and semi-commercial harvesting & extraction. It informs of best practices leading to optimum quality, together with…
  • Healthy Bees: A Practical Handbook

  • Doug Somerville Nicholas Annand (2016)

  • A full colour well illustrated practical handbook from the Department of Primary Industries in New South Wales giving advice on the recognition and control of all the major diseases. It…
  • The Book of Bees

  • Piotr Socha (2017)

  • How do bees communicate? How long have they been around? What does a beekeeper actually do? Who survived being stung by 2,443 bees? This encyclopaedic book answers all these questions…
  • Yes! Top Bar Hives

  • James Slade (2018)

  • The author suggests that Top Bar hives offer a gentler way of practicing the craft. "We have a duty to our bees and as beekeepers we must be in the…
  • Why Not Top Bar Hives?

  • James Slade (2013)

  • Jim Slade suggests a system of beekeeping, based on years of experience, which is natural, sustainable and economical. There are also constructional details for those who wish to make their…