Land of Milk and Honey: A History of Vermont Beekeeping follows the trials and tribulations of beekeepers in Vermont.
Readers will discover a beekeeping lineage born and raised within a single Vermont county, a continuity of beekeeping knowledge and skill spanning more than a century.
By reflecting on the history of Vermont’s beekeepers, can we find clues about what is needed to help the honey bee thrive today and well into the future?
Author Ross Conrad also explores the relationship between the people of Vermont and the rural countryside they inhabit and how it impacts the health and well-being of bees and beekeepers alike.
Written by local author and beekeeper Ross Conrad. Published by Green Place Books.
Other publications from Conrad include: Natural Beekeeping: Organic Approaches to Modern Apiculture.
Published January 14, 2020.
7 x 0.9 x 9 inches