Australian Beekeeping Manual

Robert Owen


The book is aimed at both the novice and experienced beekeeper in Australia and explains in detail the steps required to manage colonies of bees. Supported by over 350 photographs and drawings, each action is explained in detail with the photographs showing the steps as well as the final result.

The book features:

  • Details of the equipment needed to get started as well as what may be useful later on as your confidence and experience grow
  • How to obtain bees, where to locate them in the garden and the basics of colony management
  • Chapters on the life cycle of the honey bee, extracting honey, the bee-friendly garden, entering honey in competitions, native bees and rearing queens

The result is a comprehensive manual that is the ultimate Australian reference source.


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    240 x 185 mm
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    Currently out of stock – due in about 10 days
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