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Backyard Beekeeper, Beginner’s Guide - Ninth & Pine

Backyard Beekeeper: An Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Keeping Bees In Your Yard and Garden

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The Backyard Beekeeper, now in its 4th edition, makes the time-honored and complex tradition of beekeeping an enjoyable and accessible backyard pastime for 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
  • Selecting the 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.

DETAILS

  • The Backyard Beekeeper
  • Written by Kim Flottum.
  • Published by Quarry Books, January 2, 2018.
  • 0.7" H x 9.9" L x 8.0" W (1.9 lbs) 240 pages
  • Softcover