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Bees of Australia : A Photographic Exploration

By: James Dorey

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Australia, CSIRO Publishing: 2018

Seller ID: 9781486308491

ISBN: 148630849X

Condition: New


Discover the beauty and diversity of Australia's native bees. Bees are the darlings of the insect world. It is a great joy to see these tenacious insects hard at work, peacefully buzzing from flower to flower on warm and sunny days. Many people recognise the worth of bees, as well as that they face many threats. But very few know about the diversity and importance of our native bee species. There are an estimated 2000 to 3000 bee species in Australia, yet we know very little about the vast majority of these and there are many that are yet to be described. Bees of Australia introduces some of... View more info

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The Bee Book : Beekeeping in Australia [Third Edition]

By: Peter Warhurst and Roger Goebel

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Australia, Peter Warhurst: 2013

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 9780734503305

ISBN: 073450330X

Condition: New


The bee book by Peter Warhurst and Roger Goebel has been written and compiled by beekeepers who are also apiary officers of the Dept of Primary Industries & Fisheries, Queensland. It draws on their personal experience and that of other beekeepers, as well as over 100 years of departmental research and experience. This practical, readable and comprehensive book contains detailed information on honeybees and on every aspect of responsible, successful beekeeping, whether as a hobby, a part-time occupation or a commercial operation. It also covers the special requirements of managing hives i... View more info

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The Australian Beekeeping Manual

By: Robert Owen

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Australia, Exisle Publishing: 2015

Seller ID: 9781921966880

ISBN: 1921966882

Condition: New


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 to be performed is explained in detail with photographs showing the steps as well as the final result. Many potential beekeepers are unclear about the equipment they need to buy and how to obtain their first colony of bees. The first chapters in the book explain in detail the equipment needed as well as equipment that may be useful later on as their confidence and experience grows. The chapt... View more info

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The Australian Native Bee Book : keeping stingless bee hives for pets, pollination and sugarbag honey - Updated 2018 Edition

By: Tim Heard

Price: $34.95  $29.95

Publisher: Australia, Sugarbag Bees: 2016

Edition: Updated 2018

Seller ID: 9780646939971

ISBN: 0646939971

Condition: New


Winner of Australian Book Industry Association (ABIA) 2017 award for Small Publishers’ Adult Book of the Year. The Australian Native Bee Book by Tim Heard. This complete guide to native stingless bees is written by Australia's foremost expert. Keeping native stingless bees is a hot topic in Australia for commercial, environmental and recreational reasons. This comprehensive guide covers bee biology, behaviour, nesting, social life and foraging; how to build a native bee hive; how to transfer a bee colony to a hive box and propagate hives; all about sugarbag honey, including how to extract it... View more info