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THE BACKYARD BEEKEEPER - 4TH EDITION

THE BACKYARD BEEKEEPER - 4TH EDITION

The Backyard Beekeeper, now in its 4th edition, makes the time-honored and complex tradition of beekeeping an enjoyable and accessible backyard pastime that will appeal to urban and rural beekeepers of all skill levels.

More than a guide to beekeeping, this handbook features expert advice for:
- Setting up and caring for your own colonies
- She best location to place your new bee colonies for their safety and yours
- The most practical and nontoxic ways to care for your bees
- Swarm control
- Using top bar hives
- Harvesting the products of a beehive and collecting and using honey
- Bee problems and treatments

What's New?
- Information for Urban Bees and Beekeepers
- Using Your Smoker the Right Way
- Better Pest Management
- Providing Consistent and Abundant Good Food
- Keeping Your Hives Healthy

With this complete resource and the expert advice of Bee Culture editor Kim Flottum, your bees will be healthy, happy, and more productive.

Category: Homesteading

Author: Kim Flottum

Pages: 240

Format: Paperback

ISBN-10: 1-63159-332-3

ISBN-13: 978-1-63159-332-1

Item Number: 8640

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