Beekeeping Links

APIARY REGISTRATION FORMS

Ohio Form:

Pennsylvania Form:

West Virginia Form:

BEEKEEPING BOOKS

Hive and The Honey Bee

ABC and XYZ of Beekeeping:

Hive Management

Beekeepers Handbook

How to Keep Bees and Sell Honey

BEEKEEPING MAGAZINES

American Bee Journal

Bee Culture

BEEKEEPING SUPPLIERS

Bee-commerce.com                             

Betterbee, Inc                                       

Dadant & Sons, Inc                               

Draper’s Super Bee Apiaries               

Glorybee Foods, Inc                             

The Honey Bee Container                  

Mann Lake Ltd                                      

Miller Bee Supply                                 

Plastics Packaging Concept                

Ross Rounds                                          

Rossman Apiaries                               

Simpsons Bee Supplies                     

Walter T. Kelley                                   

EDUCATIONAL SITES

Archives of Bee Culture – Gleanings 

Bush Farms  

Bee Behavior 

Bee Source   

Earth Observatory

Jamie Ellis, University of Florida

University of Florida 

ABUZZ About Bees 

GeoChemBio Home Page 

National Honey Board – Honey 

Texas A & M University 

Mid-Atlantic Apiculture 

Pollination Home Site 

Randy Oliver Scientific Beekeeping

Walter Kelley Company 

GENERAL INFORMATION

Bee Informed Partnership– surveys of most effective management

Pollination home page 

The Beekeeper’s Home Pages
World’s First Virtual Beekeeping Gallery.  All information, products and services for beekeeping, bees & honey. 45 hosted companies, journals & associations. Trilingual site: English, French and Spanish – http://www.beekeeping.com 

Go Beekeeping.  A web site for the hobby beekeeper interested in all things related to beekeeping.  

Texas A&M University’s honey bee information site 

American Beekeeping Federation

INDUSTRY DIRECTORY

Who’s Who in North American Beekeeping: List of and links to University Contacts, Apiary Inspectors, Beekeeping Associations, other organizations in the beekeeping industry in the United States and Canada. 

American Beekeeping Federation
P.O. Box 1337, Jessup, GA 31598
Phone: 912-427-4233
Fax: 912-427-8447
Email: info@ABFnet,org

American Apitherapy Society
5535 Balboa Blvd., Suite 225, Encino, CA 91316
Phone: 818.501.0446
Fax: 818.995.9334
email: info@apitherapy.org

National Honey Board
390 Lashley St., Longmont, CO 80501-6045
Phone: (303) 776-2337
Fax: (303) 776-1177

International Bee Research Association
16 North Road, Cardiff CF10 3DY, UK
Phone: (+44) (0) 29 2037 2409
Fax: (+44) (0) 5601 135640
Email: mail@ibra.org.uk

STATE BEEKEEPERS ASSOCIATIONS

Maryland Beekeepers Association

Ohio Beekeepers Association 

Pennsylvania Beekeepers Association 

Tennessee Beekeepers Association 

Virginia State Beekeepers Association

West Virginia Beekeepers Association

USDA BEEKEEPING RESEARCH

USDA ARS Honey Bee Breeding, Genetics, and Physiology Research Unit – Baton Rouge, Louisiana

USDA Bee Research Lab – Weslaco, Texas

USDA Beltsville Bee Research Laboratory (Maryland, USA)

Carl Hayden Bee Research Center – Tucson, Arizona

USDA Agricultural Research Service

HONEY BEE SUPPLIERS

Steve Conlon of Thistledew Farm       1-800-85-HONEY

Bedillion Honey Farm (724) 356-7713

Joe Kovaleski                                     josephkovaleski@sbcglobal.net  

Paul Poling / Mountain State Honey   1-304-478-4004

HIVE CONSTRUCTION

Langstroth Hives

http://www.myoldtools.com/Bees/bottomboard/bottomboard.htm

http://woodworking.about.com/od/joinery/p/BoxJoints.

Top Bar Hives

http://www.bushfarms.com/beestopbarhives.htm

http://www.beginningbeekeeping.com/TopBarHiveBeekeeping.html

http://www.beethinking.com/topbarhives

http://www.backyardhive.com/

Warre Hives

http://warre.biobees.com/

http://warre.biobees.com

http://www.beethinking.com/warrehives