Free books for beekeepers!
The following is a list of various free ebooks and downloadable pdf files. The list is in no particular order. Enjoy!
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- Oregon State University, How to Reduce Bee Poisoning from Pesticides. Lots of information packed into a 35 page .pdf
- Colorado State University, Integrated Hive Management for Colorado Beekeepers. This book lists pests common to Colorado beehives and their treatment/prevention. Hard copies are available for free upon request.
- How Neonicotinoids Can Kill Bees. The Science Behind the Role These Insecticides Play in Harming Bees. 2nd edition; revised and expanded. By the Xerces Society.
- Bait Hives for Honeybees by Cornell Cooperative Extension
- Wintering Bees in Cold Climates: Fall Management, Preparing for Winter, How to be a Good Beekeeper in January, and Diagnosing Spring Colony Deadouts, Cornell University
- Diagnosis of Honeybee Diseases, USDA
- Anatomy of the Honey Bee by R. E. Snodgrass
- Inventory & Financial Analysis Handbook, NYS Beekeeper Tech Team
- Beekeeping calendar for the Northeast, Cornell University Master Beekeeper Program
- Best Management Practices for Hive Health: A Guide for Beekeepers by Honey Bee Health Coalition
- Managing Alternative Pollinators: A Handbook for Beekeepers, Growers, and Conservationists By Eric Mader, Marla Spivak, and Elaine Evans, Co-published by SARE and NRAES, February 2010
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