This charming and practical guide, accompanies beekeepers through every season of the year. From the stirrings of spring and summer swarms to autumn honey harvest and winter protection, this essential resource guides both the aspiring and experienced beekeeper through every season and step in the process. It covers all the various techniques, from siting and smoking your hives to advice on rearing a queen, controlling a swarm, protecting a hive, and keeping bees healthy. Plus, this beautifully illustrated book is packed with practical tips on using beeswax and, of course, making honey.
Paperback - 192 Pages