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The Resource Beekeeping for dummies, by Howland Blackiston, foreword by Dewey M. Caron

Beekeeping for dummies, by Howland Blackiston, foreword by Dewey M. Caron

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Beekeeping for dummies
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Beekeeping for dummies
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by Howland Blackiston, foreword by Dewey M. Caron
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eng
Summary
Everything you need to 'bee' a successful backyard beekeeper If you've ever thought about becoming a backyard beekeeper or have already tried a hand at it and want to be better one then this is the book for you! In Beekeeping for Dummies, 4th Edition you'll find everything you need to know in order to start your own colony, including how to assemble and maintain beehives, handle every phase of honey production, purchase and use all the latest tools, and what to do beyond your first season. This hands-on guide provides all the tools, tips, tricks, and techniques needed to become a real backyard beekeeper. You'll learn to identify the queen from her workers and drones, properly open and close the hive, distinguish one type of honey from another, and preserve your colony if disaster should strike. * Keep bees on a small urban rooftop or in a large country yard * Assemble your own hive and sustain it for years to come * Safely inspect and manage your colony * Harvest and sell your own honey Becoming a backyard beekeeper isn't as hard as people think and with this hands-on guide, you'll be able to create one honey of a colony that will have the neighbors buzzing
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638/.1
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index present
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non fiction
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For dummies
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Beekeeping for dummies, by Howland Blackiston, foreword by Dewey M. Caron
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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xx, 442 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
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9781119310068
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(pbk.)
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rdamedia.
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illustrations, photographs
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regular print
Label
Beekeeping for dummies, by Howland Blackiston, foreword by Dewey M. Caron
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xx, 442 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781119310068
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
Specific material designation
regular print

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