Table of Contents

March 2017

- March 1, 2017 -

Antibiotics and the Beekeeper—The FDA’s Veterinarian Feed Directive (VFD
Malcolm T. Sanford…………………………………………………………………………259

The Varroa Problem—Part 6a—Bee Breeding for Dummies
Randy Oliver………………………………………………………………………………….265

Darwinian Beekeeping: An Evolutionary Approach to Apiculture
Tom Seeley……………………………………………………………………………………..277

The African Bee Story
Peter Loring Borst…………………………………………………………………………….285

Hyenas in our Midst—The Small Hive Beetle Problem
Charles Linder…………………………………………………………………………………291

A New Look at Splits
Jerry Freeman………………………………………………………………………………….307

Package Bee Installation
Howard Scott……………………………………………………………………………………311

Why Do Honey Bees Like Dirty Water?
Rachael E. Bonoan…………………………………………………………………………….315

Beekeeping Insights Across Forty Years
Bob McDonell and Michele Colopy…………………………………………………………..319

Beekeeper James Meadows Keeps Bees in the West Virginia Mountains
Cecil Hicks……………………………………………………………………………………..323