Keeping Bees: A Complete Practical Guide

Keeping Bees: A Complete Practical Guide

by Paul Peacock
     
 
Bees play an inestimably vital role in our lives, pollinating the plants we need to sustain ourselves as a race. However, current environmental assaults are causing many to die. In this book, you'll find information on how you can create and manage a thriving hive and keep your bees healthy and happy.

Keeping Bees is an essential reference for success that contains

Overview

Bees play an inestimably vital role in our lives, pollinating the plants we need to sustain ourselves as a race. However, current environmental assaults are causing many to die. In this book, you'll find information on how you can create and manage a thriving hive and keep your bees healthy and happy.

Keeping Bees is an essential reference for success that contains step-by-step instructions on how to: select the right hive for you, find the best location for your hive, choose the necessary equipment to work with your bees, obtain your bees, feed your bees, maintain your hive throughout the year, harvest honey and wax, develop a garden that is both attractive to and useful for your bees, use your honey and wax for pleasure and profit.

Beekeeping is an interesting and rearding hobby. If you're a newcomer wanting to set up your first hive or an experienced beekeeper looking for a refresher, Keeping Bees will show you how to succeed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780793806690
Publisher:
TFH Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
08/28/2008
Edition description:
Illustrate
Pages:
144
Sales rank:
1,149,671
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.60(d)

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