Increase Essentials by Dr. Lawrence John Connor is your go-to for everything you need to know about making new bee colonies, with an emphasis on using nuclei colonies as a way to control varroa mites, to winter colonies, and to have spare queens ready to replace any faltering queens in your other colonies.
- Soft cover
- 2nd edition; 128 pages
- Full of rich and colorful photos and diagrams
- In-depth exploration of using nuclei colonies as a source of fresh bees, backup colonies, queen breeding, and more
- Increasingly relevant as the beekeeping industry is shifting towards using nuclei colonies in a larger capacity