The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to Beekeeping has all the information a beginning beekeeper needs to know to start a hive and keep it buzzing. Expert beekeepers Dean Stiglitz and Laurie Herboldsheimer, owners of Golden Rule Honey, take readers step by step through the entire process:
* Information on the inhabitants of a hive and how it works to collecting bees.
* Keeping the bees healthy.
* Raising a queen.
* Harvesting honey and wax.
* Storing hives for the off- season.
- Publication Date:
- 01 / 07 / 2010