Below you will find links to educational and news-worthy articles, presentations, books, brochures, etc. that relate to beekeeping. To add to this list, please click this link to e-mail your suggestion.
New Jersey (Statewide) Beekeepers Association
- NJBA publications web page.
- NJBA short courses, seminars, videos, marketing materials, etc.
- NJBA pollen and bloom dates schedule web page.
Plans for Building Your Own Bee Equipment
Beekeeping Forums & Blogs
- Yahoo! "Beekeeping" Forum
- Yahoo! "NJBeekeepers" Forum
- Northwest NJ Beekeepers Association Forum
- Richard Schluger's blog - starting beekeeping with first nuc in May, 2009.
Honey Bee Swarms
- Honey Bee Swarms Brochure authored by ECBS's own Pier Guidi.
- Swarming (Honey Bee). Wikipedia article.
- Honey Bee Removal & Swarm Management services on the Products and Services web page.
Diseases & Pest Control - Medications
- Integrated Pest Mgmt: Varroa Mite Control by Landi Simone (PDF)
- Integrated Pest Mgmt: American Foulbrood & Varroa Mites by Landi Simone (PDF)
- USDA Wallace Bee Research Center (Beltsville, MD)
- USDA Carl Hayden Bee Research Center (Tucson, AZ)
Feeding Your Bees
- Cass Cohenour’s (West Va. beekeper) Bee Feeding Recipes
- ECBS's Joe Treimel's Easy "Bee Candy" Recipe.
- Short video on Hive Feeding Equipment
- Get an experienced helper/mentor the first time. To get ready -- read a "how to book" so you have a good idea of what's needed and what it takes: equipment and effort.
- Summary article "Honey Collection and Extraction"
Labeling Honey Products
Honey & Honey Recipes
- National Honey Board Honey Recipes
- Sue Bee Honey Recipes
- Understanding the Varieties of Honey (National Honey Board) A Beautiful document.
Local Honey & Alleviating Allergies
Making Mead from Honey
Northeast Beekeepers Association member:
Tom Fuscaldo 429 Preakness Paterson, NJ 07502 (973) 942.5066 firstname.lastname@example.org
- "...a group of people passionately loving bees, human and animal beings...! "Click here.
- "...devoted to advancing the investigation and ...use of honey bee products ..." Click here.
An impressive bee resource web page! Click here.