About the book
This book will cover all aspects of bee production, from basics to the most advanced. It will deal with the subject of anatomy and physiology of bees, behavior, swarm and their control, as well as topics on other species of bees in the world. Some of the topics included are: productive aspects of honey production with different systems and types of hives besides the other products of the hive such as royal jelly, propolis, nucleus formation, and pollination among others; aspects related to the diseases of adult bees and larvae and their new control techniques; and problems caused by insecticides, herbicides and fungicides on hives and honey and how they should be faced in cases of poisoning by these products. In addition to the above, the book will also cover aspects of the use of beehive products on peoples' health, such as apitoxin, propolis and royal jelly, as well as their production on a commercial scale. Book will also discuss the preservation problems of bees and other pollinators worldwide, and strategies of solution and conservation of the species.