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The beginner's guide to beekeeping / by Daniel Johnson and Samantha Johnson.

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 638.1 JOHNSON (Text) 37500004364853 Nonfiction Checked out 04/30/2018
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster 638 JOH (Text) 72436000116148 Adult nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780760344477 (pbk)
  • ISBN: 0760344477 (pbk)
  • Physical Description: 175 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Voyageur Press, MBI, 2013.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 171) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Getting to know your bees -- Starting out as a beekeeper -- Installing bees and routine care -- Pests, diseases, and problems -- Sweet rewards: honey! -- Marketing your hive products -- Having fun with your bees -- Recipes.
Summary, etc.:
" Raising bees is becoming increasingly popular in backyards and on farms large and small--and it's easy to see why. These resourceful insects produce organic honey and beeswax, all while constantly providing natural aid to the health of your yard and garden. And even better, bees are easy to keep, especially with the expert instruction of the The Beginner's Guide to Beekeeping. Beginning with the basics, seasoned beekeepers Daniel and Samantha Johnson answer all of a prospective beekeeper's questions on how to set up, care for, and harvest your very own bee colonies. With the help of this comprehensive DIY guide, raising bees can be an enjoyable and accessible backyard pastime for gardeners, crafters, and cooks everywhere. "-- Provided by publisher.
"The Beginner's Guide to Beekeeping is a fully illustrated, explicitly detailed resource for would-be rural and suburban beekeepers"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Bee culture > Amateurs' manuals.

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