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Keeping bees can be an interesting hobby or a source of income. This booklet provides information on keeping honey bees, Apis mellifera. It discusses the composition and daily life of a colony, the main principles of bee-keeping, the equipment required and the collection of honey and pollen. In addition, the main pests and diseases are described in this publication.

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Publication Details

  • Published: 2005
  • Publisher: Agromisa; CTA
  • Dewey Decimal: 638.109
  • ECHO Library: 638.109 SEE
  • ECHO Asia Library: AB.032