Just about anyone can keep bees. All you need is some space in your backyard or rooftop, and a little love, care and application. Backyard Bees is the ultimate guide to installing and maintaining a hive through the seasons. Learn how easy it is to keep happy, healthy bees, and how and when to harvest your own warm honeycomb. Includes extensive advice on choosing a hive and the equipment you need; case studies and anecdotes from beekeepers; and 20 delicious recipes from Toasted Honey Granola to Bees Knees Cocktails.
  • Author: Purdie, Douglas
  • Publisher: Murdoch Books
  • Format: Hardback
  • Publication Date: 12/03/2015
  • ISBN: 9781743365083
  • B-Code: B017402
  • Illustrated: Photos
  • Pages: 208
  • Dimensions: 240x170mm