Experimental Archaeology Beekeeping with Copies of Ancient Upright Hives

publication date: Mar 1, 2014
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Bee World  Vol. 90 (4) 2013 pp. 82-84
Article Title Experimental Archaeology Beekeeping with Copies of Ancient Upright Hives
Author(s)

Georgios Mavrofridis

Abstract The debate about the invention of moveable frames has gone on for a long time. This article, about reconstructing hives of the past, shows that Prokopovitch, Dzierzon, Langstroth and others had all been superseded by about 2000 years.
Keywords Archaeology Beekeeping, Ancient Upright Hives, Beekeeping History
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