Do Beekeeping

£8.99

Bees are fascinating insects. Critical to the pollination of one third of the foods we eat. And they produce honey, enough said. Do Beekeeping invites you to share the journey of a rookie beekeeper and discover that keeping your own hives is not only do-able but fun and hugely rewarding. Beekeeping is easier than you think. In this book you’ll discover how and where to set up your own hive and install your first bees – whether in a city or the countryside, the tools and equipment you’ll need to get started, and how to inspect your hive.

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Description

Honey. Drizzled over a slice of fresh bread. or eaten directly from the spoon. is one of life’s great pleasures. And with beehives springing up on urban rooftops, in next door’s back garden – even schemes for adopting bees or renting hives – becoming a honey producer seems. possible. So how easy is it and what’s involved?
By sharing the journey of 18-year-old beekeeper Orren Fox – who clearly remembers what it’s like to be a rookie – you’ll discover that keeping your own honeybees is easier than you think. Find out:
How and where to set up your hive
The tools and equipment you need to get started
The job of inspecting the hive
How and when to harvest your honey

With delicious honey-based recipes shared by talented and resourceful chefs and cooks, including Honey & Co., you’ll learn all about bees and their inspiring world of work and honey production. And may even be tempted to buy your first bee suit.
Do Beekeeping is part of a series of Do Books designed to help you learn something new and motivate you to do it. A 5% royalty from each copy sold goes to the Do Lectures – sharing ideas to inspire action.

Additional information

Weight 0.228 kg
Dimensions 0.7 × 0.412 × 1.4 cm
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Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

141

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

638.1 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K