Homegrown Honey Bees
An Absolute Beginner's Guide to Beekeeping : your First Year, From Hiving to HarvestBook - 2013
Discover the joys of harvesting honey from your own backyard. This introduction to beekeeping covers everything from acquiring your first bees to sampling delicious honey. Alethea Morrison outlines what you'll need to know to make it through the first year, while stunning macrophotography by Mars Vilaubi brings the inner workings of the hive to life. With in-depth discussions of allergies, colony hierarchy, bee behaviour, and more, this approachably informative guide bursts with enthusiastic encouragement. Keep your own bees, and enjoy the sweet buzz.
Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Pub., c2013
Characteristics: 159 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 23 cm