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Grit Bee Special Issue 2013

Are you considering beekeeping for beginners? Urban beekeeping? Looking for information for your beekeeping efforts? To build your colonies of backyard bees, your honeybee hives?  

Check out the 2013 GRIT's Guide to Backyard Bees and Honey

This is the fourth edition of this special issue, and it contains all the information on everything you need and want to know about backyard bees: health benefits of honey, cooking (and baking) with honey, types of honeybees, bee hives and honeybee hives, beekeeping for beginners, urban beekeeping, and more! 

This beautiful special issue would make a great gift for the outdoor enthusiasts in your life!

Native Bees in America

Take a closer look at all the backyard bees buzzing around. Not all are types of honeybees; some are native bees that don't require beekeeping or bee hives; they just need room to roam.