ERIC Number: ED241781
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Lesson Plans for Beekeeping in the Philippines. Appropriate Technologies for Development. Reprint R-32.
This set of lesson plans, prepared for use by Peace Corps volunteers in the Philippines, has been designed as a step-by-step guide to teaching beekeeping. Each of the eight lesson plans contained in the manual consists of an objective, time requirements, materials needed, and information about various aspects of beekeeping. Lessons are illustrated with line drawings. The lesson plans cover the following topics: construction of equipment necessary for beekeeping, requirements for obtaining bees, handling bees, colony management and seasonal manipulations, the bee colony and races of bees, problems in Philippine beekeeping, selection and rearing of queens for stock improvement, and marketing hive products. Plans for making various hives and equipment are included in the lesson plans. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Peace Corps, Washington, DC. Information Collection and Exchange Div.
Identifiers: Beekeeping; Bees; Philippines
Note: Light type may not reproduce well. Prepared for Bee Training Seminar at National Rural Life Center, (Palapala, Cavite, Philippines, April 1978).