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Advances in Beekeeping

Jaspreet Banga

442 pages
Arcler Education Inc
Advances in beekeeping is a detailed guide that discusses beehive management, social apoptosis in honey bee superorganisms, and bee breeding & genomic approaches in a detailed manner. The book discusses perception of community on beekeeping, management and constraints in beekeeping in various locations where this business is prominent. Ethiopia is kept in focus to explain the local honeybee subspecies, their productive characteristics, and behaviour. Later in the book, the genomic approaches and bee breeding has been explained, that include Methods to estimate breeding values, Simulating a base population in honey bee and Social genetic and social environment effects on a cooperative breeding bird.
Author Bio
Jaspreet Banga has completed PhD from Central Drug Research Institute, India and Master of Technology from Indian Institute of Technology. Jaspreet’s interests range from Drug development, Purification, Fermentation technology, Plant Biotechnology and Oncology.