Recent Publications

  • Urban Beekeeping

  • Craig Hughes (2010)

  • This 160 page volume is a Guide to Keeping Bees in the City by a contributor to Radio Lancashire. Craig deals with the beekeeping year and all the important practices…

  • Bees in America

  • Tammy Horn (2005)

  • Bees in America is an enlightened cultural history of bees and beekeeping in the United States. Tammy Horn, herself a beekeeper, offers a varied social and technological history from the…

  • Beeconomy

  • Tammy Horn (2012)

  • Queen bee. Worker bees. Busy as a bee. These phrases have shaped perceptions of women for centuries, but how did these stereotypes begin? Who are the women who keep bees…

  • Apiculture for the 21st Century

  • Roger Hoopingarner Lawrence J. Connor ()

  • Apiculture for the 21st Century is the account of a symposium held to record the retirement of Professor Roger Hoopingarner from Michigan State University. As such it is a carefully…

  • The Bee Friendly Garden

  • Ted Hooper Mike Taylor (2006)

  • This volume has colour photography alongside practical information on over 300 plants - and is the only A - Z of plants that list those specifically attractive to bees. The…

  • Guide to Bees and Honey

  • Ted Hooper (2010)

  • The world's best selling guide to beekeeping. The classic title for all beekeeper, a reference book for experienced beekeepers with advice on all aspects of the craft. The world's best…

  • The Beginner's Bee Book

  • Ted Hooper (2014)

  • Although written in the 1980s Ted Hooper's manuscript for the Beginner's Bee Book was lost for over twenty years before being rediscovered a short time before his death. The book…

  • The Small Hive Beetle

  • Wm. Michael Hood (2017)

  • The importance of the role played by honey bee pests in the world is becoming more recognised each year, not only because of attention given to the pest species, such…

  • Queen Breeding and Genetics

  • Eigil Holm (2014)

  • After successful publication in Denmark (1995 ) and Germany (1997 ) this 2010 English translation deals with all aspects of mating and queen breeding and is the latest publication of…

  • The Superorganism

  • Bert Hölldobler Edward O. Wilson ()

  • Winner of the Pulitzer prize for the ants. This book as Sir David Attenborough said is a monumental and revelatory insight into one of the great wonders of the world,…

  • Beekeeping and Sustainable Livelihoods

  • Martin Hilmi Nicola Bradbear Danilo Mejia (2011)

  • This booklet is intended to raise awareness and promote beekeeping, among people and organisations involved in supporting small-scale farming as a successful diversification enterprise that small-scale farmers in rural, urban…

  • Splits and Varroa

  • William Hesbach (2016)

  • Bill Hesbach is a beekeeper and honey producer in Cheshire, Ct, where he owns and operates Wind Dance Apiary. Bill studied beekeeping at Rutgers University in NJ and is currently…