Unpacking Beehives After Winter

Open your beehives in the Spring and diagnose any colony deaths.

In "Natural Beekeeping," Ross Conrad brings together the best "do no harm" strategies for keeping honeybees healthy and productive with nontoxic methods of controlling mites; eliminating American foulbrood disease without the use of antibiotics; selective breeding for naturally resistant bees; and many other detailed management techniques, which are covered in a thoughtful, matter-of-fact way.
Cover courtesy Chelsea Green Publishing