Beekeeping is all about management, control, and understanding the honeybee. It can also be a social and enjoyable and hobby - visiting other people's hives and picking up hints and tips is all part of the fun - and farming and eating honey produced by your bees is a pure delight. Information provided includes tools and equipment required to set up a hive, detailed advice on when to harvest honey, plus honey-inspired recipes ranging from delectable cakes to beauty products. This book is an invaluable resource for anyone considering keeping bees.
Beekeeping is all about management, control, and understanding the honeybee. It can also be a social and enjoyable and hobby - visiting other people's hives and picking up hints and tips is all part of the fun - and farming and eating honey produced by your bees is a pure delight. Information provided includes tools and equipment required to set up a hive, detailed advice on when to harvest honey, plus honey-inspired recipes ranging from delectable cakes to beauty products. This book is an invaluable resource for anyone considering keeping bees.