The Complete Idiot's Guide to Beekeeping (Google eBook)

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Penguin, May 4, 2010 - Gardening - 224 pages
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The buzz on beekeeping.

The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Beekeeping has all the information a beginning beekeeper needs to know to start a hive and keep it buzzing. Expert beekeepers Dean Stiglitz and Laurie Herboldsheimer, owners of Golden Rule Honey, take readers step by step through the entire process-from information on the inhabitants of a hive and how it works to collecting bees, keeping them healthy, raising a queen, harvesting honey and wax, and storing hives for the off- season.

  

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Contents

Title Page
The Caste of Characters
A Bee of Ones
Finding a Home for Your Hives
Establishing Your Hives
Inspecting Your Hives
Beekeeping the OldFashioned
The Yin and Yang of Disease
Harvesting and Beyond
Honey Harvest and Resources
The Offseason
Building a Bigger
Appendix B Suppliers
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

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