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The asiatic hive bee

The asiatic hive bee

apiculture, biology, and role in sustainable development in tropical and subtropical Asia

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Published by Enviroquest, Ltd. in Cambridge, Ont., Canada .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Apis cerana -- Asia.,
  • Bee culture -- Asia.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Peter G. Kevan.
    ContributionsKevan, Peter G.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination315 p. :
    Number of Pages315
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16049336M
    ISBN 100968012302

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This book is about the biology and use of the Asiatic Hive Bee, Apis cerana, in tropical and subtropical Asia. It contains chapters by many experts in the field and in international development in Author: Peter Kevan. The book will be of interest to beekeepers, students and development personnel in tropical countries; on the whole, it succeeds in its stated goal 'to promote the Asiatic hive bee as an interesting species with great potential for apiculture and development throughout tropical and subtropical Asia'.

The asiatic hive bee: apiculture, biology, and role in sustainable development in tropical and subtropical Asia.

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