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Backyard Beekeeper : An Absolute Beginner's Guide to Keeping Bees in Your Yard and Garden - (Paperback)

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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 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. 
Number of Pages: 240
Genre: Technology, Nature, House + Home
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Quarto Pub Group USA
Author: Kim Flottum
Language: English
Street Date: January 2, 2018
TCIN: 52943443
UPC: 9781631593321
Item Number (DPCI): 248-49-8970
$16.99
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