My 3 Apimaye hives, etc.
Welcome to
Beekeeping Resources
for Honey Bees

Hopefully helpful...     surely not comprehensive.

Honey, drone & worker brood

  • My personal list of Web Bookmarks
  • Types of Beehives - I list over 40 types!
  • Educational videos from Perfect Bee
  • Calendar - for Florida Beekeeping
  • Literature - Publications, Blogs, etc.
  • Terminology and Acronyms
  • HOW to buy a Queen Bee
  • HOW to choose a hive TYPE - (coming "soon")
  • Jamie Ellis' "Field Guide to Beekeeping"
  • YouTube channels plus films & documentaries
  • FaceBook's Groups on Beekeeping
  • Honey Labels, Facts, and Laws
  • My Hive Removals & Swarm Captures
  • Bee College - Agendas, Notes & Teacher Presentations 2020!
  • My Library of Books and Literature
  • Beginning Beekeepers - check-in here!

  • Journals about Honey Bees

    Present Literature

  • American Bee Journal
  • Bee Culture - The Magazine of American Beekeeping
  • ABF Quarterly Magazine - members only journal
  • ABF = American Beekeeping Federation
  • IBRA Journals (International Bee Research Association)
  • Bee World
  • Journal of Apicultural Research
  • Journal of ApiProduct and ApiMedical Science
  • Buzz Extra
  • Apicultural Abstracts

  • For peer-reviewed articles on honey bees, search the MDPI database
    MDPI = Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
    Suggested search terms: honey bees, Apis mellifera, beekeeping
    Suggested journals to select to search (and provided in the database):
    Biology, Insects, Viruses (and likely, others)

    (or, supply a key word and select "All Journals" to search)
    Educational Blogs & Social Media

  • Melitto Files Blog - Honey Bee Research & Extension Lab (HBREL)
  • U.F. Honey Bee Lab - Facebook (HBREL)
  • Bad Beekeeping Blog
  • Bee and Bloom Blog
  • Two Bees in a Podcast - by UF/IFAS (Univ. of Florida)
  • Bees in Brittany - Richard Noel
  • The Bee Blog - Wildflower Meadows

  • Archives

  • American Bee Journal - Biodiversity Heritage Library;
  • vol. 2, 1866-1867 through vol. 60-61, 1920-1921
  • Apidologie

  • Books about Honey Bees

  • The Beekeepers' Library - a listing by Strathcona Beekeepers
  • Langstroth on the Hive and Honey Bee by Chas. and C.P. Dadant, 1922 (a PDF on Google Books)