Successful Queen Rearing Manual

Successful Queen Rearing Manual

Author: 
Spivak, Marla
ISBN: 
281000008411B
Binding:
Paperback
$25.00
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Description: 

Spivak, M., Becker, S., & Reuter, G.

This item is for hobby and commercial beekeepers, and for professionals who work with beekeepers.

The manual demonstrates the Doolittle method of queen rearing. It provides information on biology of queens and drones, stock selection and maintenance, and step-by-step information on rearing quality queens, mating of queens, timing and record keeping. Includes designs for making your own equipment.

The accompanying video, available online at http://z.umn.edu/sqrvideo, takes you visually through the whole process, from selecting breeder stock to ensuring the successful mating of queen bees.

For customers:

  • Buy 5 to 9 copies, receive a 10% discount.
  • Buy 10 to 24 copies, receive a 20% discount.
  • Buy 25 to 99 copies, receive a 30% discount.
  • Buy 100 or more, receive a 40% discount.

Questions about purchasing Extension materials? Please click here to visit our CONTACT US page and select "Extension" as the category when submitting your inquiry.

For anyone interested in bulk order discount pricing, please note that our website does not automatically apply the discount. When you submit your order (and in the confirmation email you will receive shortly after submitting), it will appear that you are being charged the full price. DO NOT WORRY! We monitor for discount-qualifying orders and apply that discount after you submit, but before we process payment. In many cases, we are able to reduce the shipping charge for bulk orders, too.

Description: 

Spivak, M., Becker, S., & Reuter, G.

This item is for hobby and commercial beekeepers, and for professionals who work with beekeepers.

The manual demonstrates the Doolittle method of queen rearing. It provides information on biology of queens and drones, stock selection and maintenance, and step-by-step information on rearing quality queens, mating of queens, timing and record keeping. Includes designs for making your own equipment.

The accompanying video, available online at http://z.umn.edu/sqrvideo, takes you visually through the whole process, from selecting breeder stock to ensuring the successful mating of queen bees.

For customers:

  • Buy 5 to 9 copies, receive a 10% discount.
  • Buy 10 to 24 copies, receive a 20% discount.
  • Buy 25 to 99 copies, receive a 30% discount.
  • Buy 100 or more, receive a 40% discount.

Questions about purchasing Extension materials? Please click here to visit our CONTACT US page and select "Extension" as the category when submitting your inquiry.

For anyone interested in bulk order discount pricing, please note that our website does not automatically apply the discount. When you submit your order (and in the confirmation email you will receive shortly after submitting), it will appear that you are being charged the full price. DO NOT WORRY! We monitor for discount-qualifying orders and apply that discount after you submit, but before we process payment. In many cases, we are able to reduce the shipping charge for bulk orders, too.