A Thousand Great Places to Bee on the Web!!


Beekeeper's Home Pages Internet Resources...

·        All Around the World:

·        Links to Entomology and Apiculture Research Sites:

·        Beekeeping Organizations 

·        Beekeeper's Personal Home Pages:

·        Beekeeping Museums

·        Companies that Sell Bee Supplies:

·        Computer Resources for Beekeepers

·        Lists of Beekeeping Links to Hundreds of Web Sites

·        Laws and Legal Statutes about Bees and Beekeeping

·        Beeswax, Candle Making, Craft Supplies, and Honey-Product Gifts

·        Books and Magazines About Bees, Beekeepers and Beekeeping

·        On-Line Book Stores

·        How to Bee a Better Beekeeper

·        Bees and Beekeeping Videos

·        Management of Problem Bees

·        Make Your Own Bee Equipment

·        All About Queen Bees

·        Diseases, Mites, and Pests

·        The African Honey Bee

·        Other Types of Bees and the Honey Bee Races

·        Bee Pollination

·        Kids' Stuff]

·        Honey Bee Trivia and Miscellaneous Facts

·        The Historical Bee

·        Weird, Wonderful, and Neat Bee Stuff

·        Apitherapy and Whole Body Medicines

·        Honey and Honey Recipes

·        Mead, Mead Making and Honey Beer Brewing



All Around the World:

    1. Beekeeping without Borders - Apicultura sin Fronteras (en espaٌol)
    2. World Bee - Labour Supply  (helps provide assistants to beekeepers)
    3. Beekeeping in Africa (Africa)
    4. Beekeeping in Arab Countries (Arabian Countries)
    5. Argentina Beekeeper's Magazine (Argentina)
    6. Argentine Queen Breeder (Argentina)
    7. Beekeeping News - Noticias Apicolas -en espaٌol (Argentina)
    8. Bindaree's in Canberra (Australia)
    9. Honey Bee Australias (Australia)
    10. Wescobee Honey Co-operative (Australia)
    11. Capilano Australia (Australia)
    12. Complete 90 Page Book on Australian Beekeeping (Australia)
    13. Economic Value and Environmental Impact of Bees in Australia (Australia)
    14. Hillgrove Farm - West Australia (Australia)
    15. Queensland Government Website on Bees and Beekeeping (Australia)
    16. Imkerbund (Austria)
    17. De Waterwilig (Belgium)
    18. l'abeille noire - European Dark Bees (Belgium)
    19. Bosnia and Herzegovinia Beekeeping (Bosnia i Herzogovia)
    20. Brasila, Brazil Beekeeper's Page (Brazil)
    21. Folha WWW do Apiario (Brazil)
    22. Brazilian Beekeepers Association (Brazil)
    23. Apiarios Esmeralda (Brazil)
    24. Allen Dick's Brilliant Honey World Web Site (Canada)
    25. Beekeeping: The Beekeeper's Home Page (Canada)
    26. Chinook Honey Farm, Okotoks, Alberta (Canada)
    27. Lansdowne Apiary, Eastern Ontario (Canada)
    28. Quebec Beekeeping Museum (Canada)
    29. Summit Gardens Honey Farms Ltd. – Calgary, Alberta (Canada)
    30. Yukon Beekeeping (Canada)
    31. Chilean Bee Web Site (Great Spot!) (Chile)
    32. Mesa Apicola Nacional de Chile (Chile)
    33. Apiculture China - in the Chinese Language (China)
    34. China Bee (China)
    35. Cooperative Chinese Beekeeping great photo (China)
    36. Honey Products: Royal Jelly (China)
    37. Croatian Beekeeping (Croatia)
    38. Croatian Message Board for Beekeepers (Croatia)
    39. Hrvatski Pcelarski (Croatia)
    40. Honey Bee Institute (Czech Republic)
    41. Danish Beekeepers (Denmark)
    42. Almaleka - in the Arabic Language (Egypt)
    43. Estonian Beekeeping (Estonia)
    44. South Pacific Beekeeping (Fiji)
    45. Hunajayhtymن (Finland)
    46. Pasi's Finland Beekeeping Site (Finland)
    47. Apiservices and Apimondia Pages (France)
    48. A Year Beekeeping in France (France)
    49. Page Apicole (France)
    50. Bienen.de (Germany)
    51. Beekeeping Museum in Weimar (Germany)
    52. Bio-Honig: Wald und Wiesen Imkerei (Germany)
    53. Honig Hausen (Germany)
    54. Institut für Bienenkunde aus Frankfurt (Germany)
    55. A History of Greek Honey and Beekeeping (Greece)
    56. Great Web Site on Peloponnesian Bees and Beekeeping by Friederike Erlinghagen   (Greece)
    57. Hungarian Beekeeping (Hungary)
    58. Hungarian Honey Suppliers - order online from Cserenyi (Hungary)
    59. Hungarian Bee Supplies – Eskolt Ltd. (Hungary)
    60. Hungarian Comb Honey Equipment (Hungary)
    61. Monks, Doctors and Little Old Ladies - Beekeepers of Hungary (Hungary)
    62. Honey Making in Iceland (Iceland)
    63. Galtee Bee Breeders – The European Dark Bee (Ireland)
    64. Irish Beekeeping Website(Ireland)
    65. Apicoltura AAAB(Italy)
    66. Apicoltura Tettamanti(Italy)
    67. Apicultura On Line ( taly)
    68. B-Brezzo Italian Honey Sales (Italy)
    69. Sicily Beekeeping (Italy)
    70. Hoshi Botany and Bee Lab, Tokai University (Japan)
    71. Honeybee Science Research Center, Tamagawa University (Japan)
    72. Bee Research Unit - Jordan (Jordan)
    73. Land of Oil and Honey (Kuwait)
    74. Beekeeping and Honey Flowers in Beirut (Lebanon)
    75. The Beekeeper Home Page in Lithuania (Lithuania)
    76. Lithuanian Bee Pictures (Lithuania)
    77. The Giant Asian Honey Bee (Malaysia)
    78. National Public Radio's Honey Hunters (Malaysia)
    79. Beekeeping on the Island of Malta (Malta)
    80. Impact of Africanized Bees in Sinaloa (Mexico)
    81. Mayan Beekeeping Tradition from National Geographic (Mexico)
    82. Research Report: Pollen Plants and Bees in the Yucatan (Mexico)
    83. Smithsonian Tropical Research: Mayan Beekeeping (Mexico)
    84. Yucatan Beekeeping (Mexico)
    85. Moldovian Beekeeping (Moldova)
    86. Nepalese Beekeeping (Nepal)
    87. Beautiful Honey Pots (Netherlands)
    88. All About Nectar (Netherlands)
    89. Dutch Bee Web (Netherlands)
    90. The Hoogeveen Honey Pot Site (Netherlands)
    91. Manuka Honey (New Zealand)
    92. New Zealand Beekeeping (New Zealand)
    93. Organic Beekeeping in (Nicaragua)
    94. Peruvian Andes (Peru)
    95. Beekeeping Congress (Philippines)
    96. Beekeeping in the Philippines (Philippines)
    97. Philippine Beekeeping – Phil Bee Net (Philippines)
    98. Pinoy Beekeepers Forum (Philippines)
    99. Warsaw Agricultural University (Poland)
    100. Bee Tools, in Russian (Includes an Unacknowledged Copy of THIS page!) (Russia)
    101. Great Russian Web Site (Russia)
    102. Alternative Technology (in Russian) (Russia)
    103. Russian Language Beekeeping Site (Russia)
    104. Lochluichart Beekeeping (Scotland)
    105. Slovak Beekeeping Picture (Slovakia)
    106. Detailed and Informative Slovakian Bee Web Site (Slovakia)
    107. Apimondia 2003 (Slovenia)
    108. Bajc Beekeeping Family Homepage (Slovenia)
    109. Beekeeping in Slovenia (Slovenia)
    110. Branko Obranovic’s Website (Slovenia)
    111. Royal Jelly Site from Slovenia (Slovenia)
    112. Slovenian Beekeeping - "A Way of Life" (Slovenia)
    113. Slovenian Apiary Tour (Slovenia)
    114. Slovenia and Beekeeping (Slovenia)
    115. Slovenian Beekeeping (Slovenia)
    116. Stane Plut’s Bronze Apimondia Site (Slovenia)
    117. Fynbos Honey - from the Cape (South Africa)
    118. Beekeepers of Sweden (Sweden)
    119. Projekt NordBi (Sweden)
    120. P. O.'s Swedish Beekeeping (Sweden)
    121. Schweizerischen Carnicaimker - Vereinigung (Switzerland)
    122. Clove Honey Production on Pemba Island (Tanzania)
    123. Beekeeping on the Tropical Island of Tobago (Tobago)
    124. Rural Beekeeping in Turkey (Turkey)
    125. Beekeeping in the City of London (United Kingdom)
    126. British Isles Bee Breeders Association (United Kingdom)
    127. Alaska Beekeeping Images (USA)
    128. Mid-Atlantic Apiculture (USA)
    129. Midnite Bee Page, State of Maine (USA)
    130. National Honey Board's Home Page (USA)
    131. USA Beekeeping Industry Reports (USA)
    132. USDA Stats Sheets on Honey Prices, Colony Count (USA)
    133. Apiservice's In-depth Report on Vietnam (Vietnam)
    134. Beekeeping the Natural Way (Wales)
    135. Beekeeping in Serbia (Yugoslavija)
    136. Serbian Bee Site (Yugoslavija)

Links to Entomology and Apiculture Research Sites:

1.      Colorado State University

2.      University of Florida - APIS Homepage

3.      University of Georgia Honey Bee Program

4.      Iowa State Entomology

5.      Logan Utah USDA Bee Lab

6.      Lousiana USDA Bee Lab

7.      Mid-Atlantic Apiary Research Site

8.      Mississippi State Beekeeping Tips

9.      University of Montana Bee Alert

10.  Ohio State Queen Breeding

11.  Penn State’s Mid-Atlantic Apiculture Beekeeping Site

12.  Michigan State University - Department of Entomology

13.  Nebraska's Bee Tidings Newsletter

14.  Tucson Bee Research Lab

15.  USDA - Disease Laboratory

16.  Varroa Mite Control using Natural Oils - U of West Virginia

Beekeeping Organizations:

1.      International Bee Research Association (International)

2.      International Federation of Beekeepers (Apimondia) (International)

3.      Apimondia - 2007 World Meeting in Australia (International)

4.      Find Bee Clubs and Bee Inspectors for your USA State or Canadian Province (Canada and the USA)

5.      Eastern Apicultural Society of North America (Canada and the USA)

6.      Canadian Honey Council (Canada)

7.      The American Beekeeping Federation (USA)

8.      Back Yard Bee Association (USA)

9.      National Honey Board (USA)

10.  Heartland Beekeepers Association (USA)

11.  Brazilian Beekeepers Association (Brazil)

12.  Ontario Beekeepers Association (Canada)

13.  Central Beekeepers Alliance (New Brunswick, Canada)

14.  Danmarks Biavlerforenings Hjemmeside (Denmark)

15.  European Black Bee Preservation Society (Europe)

16.  Italian Beekeeping Association (Italy)

17.  Pinoy Beekeepers Forum (Philippines)

18.  Scottish Beekeeping Association (Scotland)

19.  Beekeeping Association of Slovenia (Slovenia)

20.  Beekeeping Association of Sweden (Sweden)

21.  Trollhattan Bee Association (Sweden)

22.  Avon Beekeepers Association (UK)

23.  Bee Farmers of the United Kingdom (UK)

24.  Bees for Development - British Charity Organisation (UK)

25.  British Bee Clubs Listings (UK)

26.  British Beekeepers (BBKA) Association  (UK)

27.  British Isles Bee Breeders Association (UK)

28.  Essex Beekeepers Association (UK)

29.  First Honey Producers Co-operative (UK)

30.  Hampshire Beekeepers Association (UK)

31.  Kent Beekeepers of England (UK)

32.  Midlands Beekeeping Forum (UK)

33.  The National Honey Show (UK)

34.  Northamptonshire Beekeepers' Association (UK)

35.  Somerset Beekeepers Association (UK)

36.  Surrey Beekeepers Association (UK)

37.  Sussex Beekeepers’ Association: Brighton & Lewes Division (UK)

38.  West Glamorgan Beekeeping Society (Wales)

39.  Brown County Beekeepers Association (Wisconsin, USA )

40.  Capital Area Honey Bee Stewards (Texas, USA )

41.  Chester County Bee Association (Pennsylvania, USA )

42.  Georgia Beekeepers Association (Georgia, USA)

43.  Jefferson County Beekeepers Association (Missouri, USA)

44.  Maryland State Beekeepers Association (Maryland, USA)

45.  Montgomery County Beekeepers Association (Maryland, USA)

46.  Mount Diablo Beekeepers Association (California, USA)

47.  Nashville Area Beekeeper's Association (Tennessee, USA)

48.  Greene County Beekeeper’s Association (Ohio, USA)

49.  Northwest Ohio Beekeeper’s Association (Ohio, USA)

50.  Ohio's East Central BKA (Ohio, USA)

51.  Trumbull County Beekeepers (Ohio, USA)

52.  Oregon Beekeepers Association (Oregon, USA)

53.  Pugent Sound Bee Club (Washington, USA)

54.  Santa Clara Valley Beekeepers’ Guild (California, USA)

55.  Tennessee Beekeeper's Association (Tennessee, USA)

56.  West Sound Bee Club (Washington, USA )

57.  West Virginia Beekeepers' Association (W VA, USA)

Beekeeper's Personal Home Pages:

Beekeeping Museums

1.      Musée de l'Abeille - Quebec, Canada

2.      Musee des Arts et Traditions Apicoles - Château de la Causega, France

3.      Bienenkundemuseum - Münstertal, Germany

4.      Deutches Bienen Museum - Weimar, Germany

5.      (Pastida) Rhodes Beekeeping Museum - Greece

6.      The Beekeeping Museum - Bozano, Italy

7.      Ancient Beekeeping Museum - Ignalina, Lithuania

8.      Norwegian Beekeepers’ Association Bee Museum – Billingstad, Norway

9.      Kralova Beekeeping Museum – Kralova pri Senci, Slovakia

10.  Virtual Tour of the Cebelarski muzej - Radovljica, Slovenia

11.  The Prokopovych Beekeeping Institute Museum - Kiev, Ukraine


Companies that Sell Bee Supplies:

1.      Adelika Bee Equipment – in Romania

2.      Bee-Commerce - Quality Bee Supplies and Online Advice

3.      BeeHaven ('Killer Bee' Protection)

4.      BeekeepingStarterKit.com - Everything for the Beekeeper!

5.      Bee Maid, Alberta, Canada

6.      Bee-o-Sphere: A New Comb Honey System

7.      Bee Ventilator System from Bee Cool Manufacturing:  Keeping Bees Cool

8.      Betterbee, Inc. Up-State New York – Bee Supplies, Candle & Soap Eq. and More

9.      Bindaree's in Canberra, Australia

10.  Brushy Mountain Bee Equipment

11.  Buckeye Bees & Equipment

12.  China: Orient Beekeeping Supplies

13.  Corn Syrup Information

14.  Country Hill Beekeeping Supplies, New Brunswick, Canada

15.  Cowen Manufacturing

16.  Dadant's Main Home Page

17.  Fraser Auction House: Western Canadian Beekeeping Auctions

18.  Glorybee Supplies

19.  Greece - Anel-Standard Beekeeping Supplies

20.  Hamilton Bee Ranch - Menthol Boards

21.  Handy-Man Handy Bar Tool

22.  Hoge Brush Company – Bee Brushes for Beekeepers

23.  Manitoba Bee Supply Co-op, Manitoba, Canada

24.  Mann Lake Bee Supplies, Minnesota, USA

25.  MEDIVET – Medicines to control Nosema, AFB, and Mites!

26.  Miller Bee Supplies, North Carolina

27.  Mite Gone Formic Acid Dispensers

28.  New England Bee Supplies

29.  Plastools Honey Punch - used for uncapping w/o electricity

30.  Protection from Bees Stings and Vermin

31.  On-Line Bee and Bee Supplies Sources

32.  Queen Bee Insemination Equipment

33.  Rauch Boy Bee Smokers - Germany

34.  Ross Round's Comb Honey Equipment

35.  Sherriff's Protective Beekeeping Clothing

36.  Swienty Bee Supplies - Denmark

37.  The Bee Space - Rauchboy Bee Smokers

38.  The Three Beekeepers

39.  Thorne's Bee Equipment Home Page, U.K.

40.  Thorne's Beginner's Hive Kit

41.  Turkish Beekeeping Equipment

42.  Western Bee Supply, USA

Bees and Queens for Sale

1.      Carnica – Carniolan Bees and Queens

2.      Cedar Glen Bees and Queens - Washington State

3.      Glenn Apiaries' Bee Breeder

4.      Hawaiian Queen Co. Inc.

5.      MALKA  - Argentina Queen and Bee Company

6.      Pedersen's Saskatchewan Queen and Honey Farm

7.      Rossman Apiaries

8.      Queen and Bee Suppliers in the USA

9.      Sue Cobey’s Ohio State Queen Breeding

10.  Suppliers of Bees and Queens in the USA


Computer Resources for Beekeepers:

1.      BeeDictionary - Interactive, 7 Languages

2.      Mynista's Beekeeper's Tracking Software

3.      EDBi Bidata from Denmark

Lists of Beekeeping Links to Hundreds of Web Sites:

1.      Agrifor List of Beekeeping Materials

2.      Beekeeping Links from Nick Wallingford

3.      Beekeeper's Reference

4.      Bee-Who Directory

5.      Bee Aware's Beekeeping Web Site Lists

6.      Bee Data dot Com's List of Bee Links

7.      IBRA's Beekeeping Links

8.      Midnight Bee's Links Page

9.      Mining Company's ‘About’ Bees Links

10.  Roger Parson's British Bee Links

11.  Surrey Beekeepers’ Bee Links List

12.  Yugoslavian List of 100 Sites

Laws and Legal Statutes about Bees and Beekeeping:

1.      Illinois Bee Regulations

2.      List of Bee Inspectors in Canada and the USA

3.      Alaska Bee Statutes

4.      USA Laws and Regulations on Honey Bees

Beeswax, Candle Making, Craft Supplies, and Honey-Product Gifts:

1.      At Wix End - Candle Supplies

2.      Beeswax Furniture Polish

3.      Blossomland Bee Crafts and Supplies

4.      Blue Corn Beeswax Candles

5.      Candle Escape

6.      Candle Making Techniques

7.      Honey Pots and Things - European Gifts

8.      HoneyJewels.Com - Gifts and Ideas

9.      Honey Hill Farm - Handcrafted Honey & Beeswax Soaps

10.  Honey Stone Candles

11.  Local Honey For Sale

12.  Peak Candle Making Supplies

13.  Red Bee Studio - Honeybee Healing Products: Soaps, Salves, Candles

14.  The Place to Bee - Beeswax Candles

15.  Wentworth Craft Centre, South Yorkshire, England


Books and Magazines About Bees, Beekeepers and Beekeeping

1.      American Bee Journal

2.      A.I. Root's Bee Culture

3.      Apidologie – International Research Journal of Apiculture

4.      Amazing, Brilliant, A Literary and Scientific Classic - Bad Beekeeping by Ron Miksha

5.      Beekeeping Quarterly Magazine

6.      Bee Talk Back Issues

7.      Encyclopedia of Beekeeping

8.      California Beekeeping Books for Download

9.      Georgia Bee Quarterly Newsletter

10.  McGregor’s Book on Pollination

11.  Ohio’s ‘The Beehive’ On-Line Newsletter

12.  Oregon Beekeepers’ PDF Bee Line

13.  The Life of the Bee by Maurice Maeterlinck, 1862-1949

14.  U of Georgia's Year in the Life of an Apiary Book and Video


On-Line Book Stores:

1.      Ping’s Bee Book Store: Denmark

2.      Beekeeping Book Store in the USA

3.      A.I. Root's Book Store: USA

4.      Bad Beekeeping Book Store


How to Bee a Better Beekeeper:

1.      Bee Blog - Diary of an Incompetent Beekeeper

2.      A Year in the Bee Yard - Pennsylvania

3.      About Swarming

4.      Apiculture Newsletters from University of California

5.      Bee Behaviour – Boris Romanov Site

6.      Bee Tidings Newsletter from Nebraska

7.      Beginning Beekeeping Resources

8.      Certificate Course in Organic Beekeeping

9.      Code of Practice for Urban Beekeeping

10.  Colony Management

11.  Country Hills' Guide to Beginning Beekeeping

12.  The Georgia Beekeeper's Association Newsletter - TARA

13.  Getting Started with Beekeeping - British Guide

14.  Honeybee.com's Beginning Beekeeping Information

15.  How to Get Started in Beekeeping

16.  How to Become a Beekeeper – from Mann Lake Supplies

17.  Farrar's Life of the Honey Bee

18.  'Go Beekeeping' - Advice for the Hobby Beekeeper

19.  Live Pictures of Bee Colony

20.  Beginning Beekeeping Information

21.  Information on Capturing Swarms

22.  Installing Package Bees

23.  Organic Beekeeping Certification

24.  Practical Information from University of N.C.

25.  Queen Management Techniques from Ohio State U.

26.  Small Scale Beekeeping: A Complete Guide Book

27.  Swarm Prevention

28.  Tips for Suburban Beekeepers

29.  Ventilation and Wintering Bees

Bees and Beekeeping Videos:

1.      The Waggle-Tale Bee Dance

2.      Bees Working The Oil Palm

3.      Comb Honey on Morning Talk TV - this one is great!!

4.      Commercial Beekeepers Pulling Honey - Bees Gone Wild

5.      A London Beekeeper

6.      Honey Bee Life Cycle

7.      Tennessee Beekeepers’ Association Video about Pollination

8.      U of Georgia's Year in the Life of an Apiary Book and Video

9.      Video on Removing Bees from a Bee Tree

10.  Varroa Mite Life-Cycle Movie

11.  Working the Top Bar Hive in Kenya, Africa

12.  Bee Hive and Bee Videos from Boris Romanov


Management of Problem Bees:

1.      How to Prevent Bee Stings

2.      Biting and Stinging Insects

3.      Controlling Unwanted Honeybees

4.      Dealing with Bee Stings

5.      How to Capture and Hive a Swarm


Make Your Own Bee Equipment:

1.      Making your own?? Bee Hive Construction Info!

2.      Langstroth Hive Plans

3.      Paul's Ingenious Solar Wax Melter Instructions

4.      Solar Wax Melter Plans from Bee Tools

5.      Top Bar Hives - Construction, FAQs, More - Great International Reference!

6.      Observation Bee Hives

7.      Bee Tool's Observation Bee Hive Construction

8.      Build a Bee Vacuum

9.      Constructive Beekeeping Book (plus a varroa trap) by Norman Chapman

10.  Alternative Hive Designs (Long Hives, Top Bar Hives)

11.  Bee Venom Collector Device


All About Queen Bees

1.      Bee Biology - including Queen Mating

2.      Bee Improvement and Breeding - BIBBA, UK

3.      Glenn Apiaries' Bee Breeder's Information

4.      Georgian (former USSR) Caucasian Queen Breeding Site

5.      Honeybee Genome Project

6.      How to Re-Queen a Hive

7.      The New World Carniolan Breeding Program

8.      Queen Bees

9.      Queen Bees Management Fact Sheet

10.  Queen Breeding and Instrument Insemination

11.  Royal Jelly Site from Slovenia

12.  The USDA Honey Bee Breeding, Genetics & Physiology Research Unit

Diseases, Mites, and Pests

1.      Honey Bee Quiet.com - Colony Collapse Disease

2.      Colony Colapse News Story

3.      Salon Mag - Discussion on Colony Collapse Syndrome

4.      Colony Colapse and Other News from USDA National Agricultural Library

5.      Science News Magazine Article on Mites and Russian Resistant Bees

6.      Honey Bee Disease Diagnosis and Information

7.      Beekeeping and the Tracheal Mite

8.      EXCELLENT Photographs of Bee Diseases!

9.      How to Catch Varroa Mites

10.  Mite Gone Formic Acid Dispensers

11.  Controlling Mites with Essential Oils

12.  Varroa and Essential Oils

13.  Recommendations on Controlling Hive Beetles and Mites

14.  Varroa Mite Information

15.  Varroa Mite Disease Fact Sheets

16.  The Effect of Stress on Various Races of Bees

17.  Woodpecker Damage to Beehives

18.  Small Hive Beetle

19.  A True Bear in the Bees Tale

20.  Florida Bears and Beekeeping

21.  Managing Bear Damage in Bee Yards

22.  USDA Bee Brood Disease Information

23.  Where Have All the Bees Gone?? - from Penn State

24.  Video on Varroa Mite Life Cycle

25.  Wax Moths and Their Control

26.  MEDIVET – Medicines to Control Nosema, AFB, and Mites!


The African Honey Bee:

1.      May 2003 - Map Showing Spread of African Honey Bees

2.      African Bees Turn Left from Mexico - Searching for Food

3.      Africanized Bees in Arizona

4.      Africanized Bees in California

5.      Africanized Bees in Florida

6.      Africanized Bees in Mexico

7.      Brazilian Site for Africanized Bees -  Apis mellifera scutellata

8.      The African Honey Bee

9.      Bad Bee Stories in the News

10.  Not Killer Bees!

11.  Mean Gene Discovered in Africanized Honey Bees

12.  Movie: Tickle Me Elmo Doll vs the Africanized Bees

13.  Predictions on the Spread of the African Honey Bee

14.  Sting Shields - Lots of Great AHB Information


Other Types of Bees and the Honey Bee Races

1.      Raising Bumble Bees

2.      Bumble Bee Web Page

3.      Bumble Bee Photograph

4.      Carniolan Bees

5.      Carniolan Bees at Carniolan.com

6.      Die Dunkle Biene – The German Dark Bee

7.      European Association for Preservation of the European Dark Bee

8.      Galtee Bee Breeders – The Irish Dark Bee

9.      Himalayan apis cerana

10.  Insect Encyclopedia

11.  Insects.org

12.  Know About Bumblebees (includes a picture)

13.  Know About Carpenter Bees (includes a picture)

14.  Know About Digger Bees (includes a picture)

15.  Know About Leafcutter Bees (includes a picture)

16.  Know About Mason Bees (includes a picture)

17.  Know About Orchid Bees (includes a picture)

18.  Know About Sweat Bees (includes a picture)

19.  Mason Bees: Raising

20.  Knox Cellar's - The Orchard Mason Bee

21.  How to Raise Orchard Mason Bees

22.  Solitary Bee Management

23.  Solitary Bees and Nest Building Info!

24.  Stingless Bee of Panama

25.  Stingless Bee Species

26.  The Races of Honey Bees

27.  Red and Blue Mason Bees - Oxford Bee Company, U.K.

28.  Lousiana USDA Bee Lab (Russian Bee anti-Varroa Project)

29.  Entomology Stuff - Insect Notes

30.  Wild Bee Management

Bee Pollination and Honey Plants:

Bee Pollination

1.      All About Honey Bee Pollination

2.      Bees and Pollination Reference and Facts - from Ohio State

3.      Pollination and Ecology

4.      California Commercial Migratory Beekeeper Moving from Kiwis to Alfalfa

5.      CNN Article on Disappearing Pollinators

6.      Economics of Pollination

7.      Our Forgotten Pollinators – An Activist Page

8.      Pollination Primer (FAQ Sheet)

9.      Online Pollination Handbook (S.E. McGregor's complete USDA book!)

10.  Tennessee Beekeepers’ Association Video about Pollination

11.  Pollination with Bees: How It Works and What It Does

12.  The Pollination Home Page

13.  What’s Blooming?

Plants for Pollen and Nectar

1.      Bee Working Borage

2.      Denmark’s Honey Plants

3.      Florida Honey Plants – Excellent List!

4.      Honey Plants in Central Europe ( Hungary )                    

Kids' Stuff:


Honey Bee Trivia and Miscellaneous Facts:

1.      Buzzing Facts about Bees

2.      Buzzy's Honey Bee Trivia

3.      Bee Facts Trivia Page

4.      Honey Bee Anatomy

5.      Glossary of Honey Bee and Beekeeping Terms

6.      Trivia Questions Answered

7.      Can We Forecast the Price of Honey?

8.      Honey Bee Dance: Communication

9.      Beekeeping Translations - Spanish, English, Italian, French Words

10.  CNN Story from the Year 2000 - Honey Prices Hurt by Imports

The Historical Bee:

1.      Origin and Diversity of the Honey Bee

2.      Ancient Beehives

3.      A History of Beekeeping in the USA

4.      80 Million Year-Old Bee

5.      Beeekeeping Up To the Year 1500 (en espaٌol)

6.      Bees in Warfare

7.      Brother Adam Memorial Trust

8.      History of Greek Beekeeping

9.      Honey Crimes

10.  Irish Beekeeping History

11.  Legends of Beekeeping

12.  Natural History and Evolution of the Honey Bee

13.  Mythology of Bees and Honey

14.  History of American Beekeeping

15.  Ancient History Citations and Quotations

16.  Cherokee Indian Legend: How the Honey Bee Got Her Stinger

17.  How the Honey Bee Got Her Hummm - A Folk Tale

18.  First Bees in California

19.  Maltese Beekeeping History

20.  Toxic - Poisonous  Honey used in Warfare

21.  Extensive Historical Research on Bees

22.  Bees in War


Weird, Wonderful, and Neat Bee Stuff:

High Culture:

1.      Beekeeper's Review of Ulee's Gold

2.      An Idyl of the Honey-bee from John Burroughs (b. 1837)

3.      Killer Bees – 2002 Disaster Movie, not to be confused with the 1978 movie…

4.      The Bees! A 1978 Disaster Movie, not to be confused with The Swarm...

5.      The Swarm, Another Bee 1978 Disaster Movie!

6.      Clan Apis - the Super-Hero Cartoon Action Character

7.      Children's Story About Royal Jelly

8.      World's Largest Bee - Alberta, Canada

9.      How the Honeybee Got Her Hum

10.  The Life of the Bee, by Maurice Maeterlinck, 1862-1949

Really Different Stuff:

1.      People Who Hate Beekeepers: Anti-Honey Vegen Page - Uses photos stolen from beekeepers’ web pages...

2.      The Blessed Bee: A Pagan Page (and supply store) for Wiccans

3.      Bee Population Projections and Models

4.      Can Bees Find Landmines?

5.      DNA Studies of the Honey Bee

6.      University of Florida - Book of Insect Records

7.      Economic Impact of Honey Bees in Florida

8.      Honey of a Way to Sniff Out Landmines

9.      This Beekeeper Web Master Owns A Seismic Company!!

10.  All About  Skeps!

11.  The Kenyan Top Bar Hives

12.  Bees Shouldn’t Be Able To Fly

13.  Bumble Barf: Is Honey Really Bee Barf?

14.  CNN Article on Tracking Bees with Radar

15.  Lost at your Beeyard? High-Tech Satellites can help!

Beekeeping  People:

1.      Famous Beekeepers

2.      Famous Beekeeper Quiz

3.      Some GIANTS in Beekeeping

4.      A.I. Root's Who's Who in Bee Culture

Apitherapy and Whole Body Medicines:

1.      Apitherapy Information and Supplies

2.      Apitherapy Page - Bee Venom Journal

3.      Bee Health - World's Largest Propolis Supplier

4.      Bee Venom Information

5.      M.S. Testimonial on Bee Stings Therapy

6.      Bee in Balance - Apitherapy

7.      Burt's Bees - All Natural Products

8.      Dark Honey is Healthier

9.      Royal Jelly in Japan by Toshio Morikawa

10.  Royal Jelly Store

11.  French Apitherapy Site

12.  Health/Apitherapy/Spirituality

13.  Little Honeyzzz Natural Health and Beauty Products

14.  North Yukon Pollen Farm


Honey and Honey Recipes:

1.      Buy and Sell Local Honey

2.      Technical Book on Honey on the Web

3.      Honey Recipes

4.      Kids’ Favourites Honey Recipes

5.      Lots and Lots of Honey Recipes from Billy Bee Honey

6.      Sue Bee's Honey FAQ

7.      Draper's Info on Honey

8.      Sourwood Honey

9.      Recipes from the Northhamptonshire Bee Club

10.  Tips on Cooking with Honey

11.  Technical Information and Applications of Honey

12.  Science On-Line: Antioxidant Properties of Honey

13.  Chemical Formulations for Sugar and Nectar

14.  Raw Honey Standards

15.  USDA Rules and News on Honey

16.  Honey Page


Mead, Mead Making and Honey Beer Brewing:

1.      Got Mead? Great Site

2.      About Mead

3.      Mead Lover’s Digest

4.      Heather Ale

5.      Honeywine.com

6.      Nossa Receita de Hidromel