Healthy Bees

Cover image of Healthy Bees, featuring a compilation of six photos of hone

Paperback - March 2014 - AU $25.00

This publication covers the management of pests, diseases and other disorders of the honey bee.

Pests and diseases can attack specific stages in the lifecycle of the honey bee and they can also attack specific castes. This publication covers the management of pests, diseases and other disorders of the honey bee.

Details

Paperback | March 2014 | $ 25.00
ISBN: 9781742566009 | 75 pages
Publisher: NSW Department of Primary Industries

Contents

The honey bee
Colony size
Nutrition
Effects of seasons and location
Disease and disorder
Strategies to prevent disease
Diseases of brood
Diseases of adult honey bees
Hive pests
Exotic pests
Surveillance and response to exotic pests and disease
Honey bees and the law
Glossary of terms