Recent Publications

  • 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…
  • Sixty Years with Smoker and Veil

  • Robert N. H. Skilling (2012)

  • The distillation of the life times beekeeping experience by the longest serving editor of The Scottish beekeeper. This gem of a book is packed full of valuable tips guaranteed to…
  • Heather Honey, An Anthology of Works

  • Ian Copinger Brother Adam William Hamilton Peter Schollick Francis Sitwell (2016)

  • Heather Honey is the Queen of all honeys. To gain a good crop it is important to manage your stocks during the mid season in order that they are at…
  • The Observation Hive

  • Karl Showler ()

  • When first published, this was the only book on the observation hive. Since then there have been others but Karl Showler has written one which will stand the test of…