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The Resource Natural beekeeping : organic approaches to modern apiculture, Ross Conrad

Natural beekeeping : organic approaches to modern apiculture, Ross Conrad

Label
Natural beekeeping : organic approaches to modern apiculture
Title
Natural beekeeping
Title remainder
organic approaches to modern apiculture
Statement of responsibility
Ross Conrad
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conrad, Ross
Dewey number
638/.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SF523
LC item number
.C75 2007
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SF523
NAL item number
.C66 2007
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bee culture
  • Organic farming
Target audience
adult
Label
Natural beekeeping : organic approaches to modern apiculture, Ross Conrad
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0711/2007007247.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Foreword by Gary Paul Nabhan"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-237) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Working with the Hive
  • 20
  • Smoke
  • Attitude
  • Protective Gear
  • Chapter 3
  • Hive Management
  • 36
  • Apiary Location
  • Equipment
  • Chapter 1
  • Feeding
  • Reversing
  • Wrapping Up the Season
  • Unpacking the Hive in Spring
  • Chapter 4
  • Genetics and Breeding
  • 62
  • A Case for Locally Raised Queens
  • Creating the Nucleus Colony
  • Chapter 5
  • Why Organic Beekeeping?
  • Parasitic Mites
  • 91
  • Varroa destructor
  • Treating for Mites
  • Organic Varroa Control Measures and Methods
  • Cultural Management Practices for Varroa
  • Nucleus Colonies
  • Screened Bottom Boards
  • Traps
  • Heat
  • 3
  • Grease Patties
  • Soft Chemical
  • Treatments for Varroa
  • Essential Oils
  • Food-Grade Mineral Oil
  • Sugar Solution
  • Organic Acids
  • Active Biological Varroa Controls
  • Small-Cell Foundation
  • Fungi
  • Hive as Teacher
  • Tracheal Mites
  • Chapter 6
  • Other Insect Pests
  • 148
  • Wax Moths
  • Small Hive Beetles
  • Spiders and Other Insects
  • Chapter 7
  • Four-Legged and Feathered Pests
  • 164
  • Toxic Chemicals Infiltrate the Classroom
  • Skunks and Raccoons and Bears, Oh My!
  • Mice
  • Birds and the Bees
  • Chapter 8
  • Environmental and Human Threats
  • 175
  • Mold and Mildew
  • Poison Plants
  • Chemical Pollution
  • Biological Pollution
  • Meaning of Organic
  • Theft and Vandalism
  • Globalism
  • Beekeeper Error
  • Chapter 9
  • Hive Diseases
  • 187
  • American Foulbrood
  • Chalkbrood
  • Nosema
  • Chapter 10
  • Some Social Implications
  • Honey Harvest
  • 197
  • Honey Processing
  • Honey Inventories
  • Chapter 11
  • Organics and the Evolution of Beekeeping
  • 211
  • Transitioning to Organic Apiculture
  • State of Organics
  • Future of Organic Beekeeping
  • Chapter 2
Control code
ocm85783242
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xx, 246 pages
Isbn
9781933392080
Lccn
2007007247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
638.1 C763 ; P ; XX-N ; C0708QU2(OG) ; S0804BT7 ; DONE 06/2008.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 85783242
  • (Sirsi) 85783242
  • (OCoLC)85783242
Label
Natural beekeeping : organic approaches to modern apiculture, Ross Conrad
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0711/2007007247.html
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Foreword by Gary Paul Nabhan"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-237) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Working with the Hive
  • 20
  • Smoke
  • Attitude
  • Protective Gear
  • Chapter 3
  • Hive Management
  • 36
  • Apiary Location
  • Equipment
  • Chapter 1
  • Feeding
  • Reversing
  • Wrapping Up the Season
  • Unpacking the Hive in Spring
  • Chapter 4
  • Genetics and Breeding
  • 62
  • A Case for Locally Raised Queens
  • Creating the Nucleus Colony
  • Chapter 5
  • Why Organic Beekeeping?
  • Parasitic Mites
  • 91
  • Varroa destructor
  • Treating for Mites
  • Organic Varroa Control Measures and Methods
  • Cultural Management Practices for Varroa
  • Nucleus Colonies
  • Screened Bottom Boards
  • Traps
  • Heat
  • 3
  • Grease Patties
  • Soft Chemical
  • Treatments for Varroa
  • Essential Oils
  • Food-Grade Mineral Oil
  • Sugar Solution
  • Organic Acids
  • Active Biological Varroa Controls
  • Small-Cell Foundation
  • Fungi
  • Hive as Teacher
  • Tracheal Mites
  • Chapter 6
  • Other Insect Pests
  • 148
  • Wax Moths
  • Small Hive Beetles
  • Spiders and Other Insects
  • Chapter 7
  • Four-Legged and Feathered Pests
  • 164
  • Toxic Chemicals Infiltrate the Classroom
  • Skunks and Raccoons and Bears, Oh My!
  • Mice
  • Birds and the Bees
  • Chapter 8
  • Environmental and Human Threats
  • 175
  • Mold and Mildew
  • Poison Plants
  • Chemical Pollution
  • Biological Pollution
  • Meaning of Organic
  • Theft and Vandalism
  • Globalism
  • Beekeeper Error
  • Chapter 9
  • Hive Diseases
  • 187
  • American Foulbrood
  • Chalkbrood
  • Nosema
  • Chapter 10
  • Some Social Implications
  • Honey Harvest
  • 197
  • Honey Processing
  • Honey Inventories
  • Chapter 11
  • Organics and the Evolution of Beekeeping
  • 211
  • Transitioning to Organic Apiculture
  • State of Organics
  • Future of Organic Beekeeping
  • Chapter 2
Control code
ocm85783242
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xx, 246 pages
Isbn
9781933392080
Lccn
2007007247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
638.1 C763 ; P ; XX-N ; C0708QU2(OG) ; S0804BT7 ; DONE 06/2008.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 85783242
  • (Sirsi) 85783242
  • (OCoLC)85783242

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