Get Started In Urban Beekeeping

Author: Claire Waring
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1473611784
Size: 10,36 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 464

Written by two of the UK's most well-known and respected experts in the beekeeping community, this is the definitive, and most authoritative, guide to keeping bees in a city environment. Straightforward, up-to-date, and systematically organized, this book covers everything you might need, whether you're already an urban beekeeper or just starting out. It gives practical and clear information on the essentials that all apiarists need (whether in or out of the city), while covering in detail the particular requirements of urban bees. Specifically designed to be interactive, and easy to use, this at a glance title also features write-in checklists, interactive boxes in which you can record key information and dates, and a calendar that tells you what to do when and reminds you to carry out regular beekeeping tasks.

Get Started In Beekeeping

Author: Adrian Waring
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1444129309
Size: 12,12 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 255

Written by two of the UK's most well-known and respected experts in the beekeeping community, this is a new and updated edition of a popular reference title which contains everything the beginner, or even intermediate, beekeeper could need. Suitable both for those just considering the prospect and those who are already fascinated beekeepers, this guide to setting up, maintaining and maximising bees in the back garden is an indispensable and readable bible of information and practical advice. It covers everything from bee behaviour to what to do with honey, and balances all the background context on bee biology with the day-to-day and seasonal practicalities of running hives in any location, in the country or the city, and for colonies of all sizes. Resources include a 'bee calendar', troubleshooting section, illustrations, a glossary and details of courses and organizations, in an essential guide for anyone who is fascinated by the ancient ways of the apiarist.

The Backyard Beekeeper A Comprehensive Beginner S Guide To Keeping Bees And Producing Honey

Author: Eric Jason
Editor: Independently Published
ISBN: 9781798572634
Size: 10,64 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 238

Discover the wonder of the honeybees in the hive, in your garden, and in Mother Nature! Becoming a successful beekeeper is not as difficult as people think, with this essential guide, you will learn how to get started in beekeeping, create a bee-friendly garden, and harness the power of honey for well-being. You will also learn to properly open and close the hive, recognize queen in the midst of her drones and workers, and preserve your colony in case of disaster. The Backyard Beekeeper's Guide explains the step-by-step practical techniques to begin your own backyard beehive, from operation to harvest. This will prepare you to found your own colony, assemble your own hive and sustain it for years to come, collect a swarm, prevent bee diseases, inspect and manage your hives safely handle every stage of honey production, and much more. With this book in hand, any gardener or backyard enthusiast can confidently dabble into beekeeping without fear. DON'T WAIT. BUY NOW!

Teach Yourself

Size: 12,98 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 216

Use this clear and illuminating introduction to discover for yourself the healing and energy-giving properties of Reiki, in a step by step guide to its practice and powers.

Beekeeping For Dummies

Author: David Wiscombe
Editor: John Wiley and Sons
ISBN: 1119975689
Size: 13,63 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 578

The fast and easy way to start and maintain a hive Beekeeping For Dummies is a practical, step-by-step beginner's guide to beekeeping. It gives you plain-English guidance on everything you need to know to start your own beehive, from buying the right equipment, sourcing bees, and locating your hive to maintaining a healthy colony and harvesting honey. Plus, you'll get the latest information on the causes and effects of bee disease, colony collapse disorder, and the impact the sudden disappearance of the honeybee has on our environment and economy. Here, you'll get trusted information on beekeeping in the UK, specifically written to address climate, buying equipment, locating hives, the local impact of colony collapse disorder and ways to avoid or minimise the risk to your hive, seasonal beekeeping tasks, local beekeeping associations, and updated content on urban beekeeping. Understand the anatomy of your bees Learn techniques and tips for harvesting, bottling, packaging, and selling honey Discover the benefits of beekeeping Learn techniques on obtaining and hiving your bees If you're a beginner beekeeper, taking a beekeeping course, or just have an interest in the plight of the honeybee, Beekeeping For Dummies has you covered!

Bee Keeping

Author: Ivy Howard
Editor: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781539606871
Size: 10,83 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 882

Make money with honey... How to be a Beekeeper Beekeeping can be a fascinating hobby or you can turn it into a lucrative business. The choice is yours. You need to know some basics to help you get started. The equipment needed to be a beekeeper. Where can you find the equipment you need? The best location for the hives. You can't just put bees in any spot. What needs to be considered when picking the location for your bees? The best place to get your bees. How do bees come in a package? Or do you have to catch your own? What are the challenges of beekeeping? What are the special needs of the bee that will ensure a good honey crop? Will there be a return on my investment into beekeeping? You want to learn to be a beekeeper. You want to master the art of making honey. It is important to have the correct information needed to start your new hobby. Without information we would all be floundering in the dark. Knowing where and how to start will prevent you from making costly mistakes. Where do you find the information you need to get started in beekeeping? When you do find the information, there are 10 different books to read? How can you get it all in one place? You want the information to be easy to read simple to understand and all in one place. You need: An easy to read summary... And Beginner's Beekeeping Bible With the Beginner's Beekeeping Bible you can learn to become a beekeeper. It will teach you the things you need to know about beekeeping. How much do you know about bees? What they eat? How about what makes them sting? Do bees get sick? Why is the queen different? Answers to these questions and many more are included. There is plenty of information on bees in this book. With this book you could turn your hobby into a business. There are many products made using the honey and the wax that bees produce. The amount of time you spend on the bees only depends on you and the needs of the bees at the time. Bees need to be checked on periodically. Some times more than others and you will learn when those times are. Bees are fascinating creatures. They each have a job to do and they do it. To find all of this information you would have to look in several different places to find all the information found in this book. Think of the time involved. Your time is more valuable than that. Here is what you will learn inside this guide.... How to get started Acquiring Bees Clothes and Equipment Needed Using pollen substitutes Using Nectar Substitutes Queen Bee Management Raising Queen Bees How to Handle Bees Raising Bees in Suburban Areas And a lot more!

Beekeeping An Easy Guide For Getting Started With Beekeeping And Valuable Things To Know When Producing Honey And Keeping Bees 2

Author: Celine Walker
Editor: Striveness Publications
ISBN: 9781647485979
Size: 16,47 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 191

2 books in 1: Beekeeping: An Easy Guide for Getting Started with Beekeeping Beekeeping: Valuable Things To Know When Producing Honey and Keeping Bees

The Thinking Beekeeper

Author: Christy Hemenway
Editor: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 1550925113
Size: 19,89 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 657

Give bees a chance - the complete how-to and why-to for keeping bees in top-bar hives What's the buzz about the growing popularity of backyard beekeeping? Providing habitat for bees, pollinating your garden, and producing honey for your family are some of the compelling reasons for taking up this exciting hobby. But conventional beekeeping requires a significant investment and has a steep learning curve. The alternative? Consider beekeeping outside the box. The Thinking Beekeeper is the definitive do-it-yourself guide to natural beekeeping in top bar hives. Based on the concept of understanding and working with bees' natural systems as opposed to trying to subvert them, the advantages of this approach include: Simplicity, sustainability, and cost-effectiveness Increased safety due to less heavy lifting and hive manipulation Chemical-free colonies and healthy hives Top bar hives can be located anywhere bees have access to forage, and they make ideal urban hives due to their small footprint. Emphasizing the intimate connection between our food systems, bees, and the well-being of the planet, The Thinking Beekeeper will appeal to the new breed of beekeeper who is less focused on maximizing honey yield, and more on ensuring the viability of the bee population now and in the coming years. Christy Hemenway is the owner and founder of Gold Star Honeybees, a complete resource for all things related to beekeeping in top-bar hives. A passionate bee-vangelist and advocate for natural, chemical-free beekeeping, Christy is a highly sought-after speaker, helping audiences to understand the integral connection between bees, food, human health, and the future of the planet.

Beekeeping For Beginners

Author: Dave Russell
Editor: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781534691360
Size: 14,40 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 687

It's Time To Start Your First Bee Colony! Are you interested in beekeeping, be it for a business or just a little backyard hobby? Do you love delicious honey and want to enjoy the fruits of your labour without the pesticides and questionable chemicals found in commercial honey world-wide? If So You've Come To The Right Place! Regardless of your gender, age or experience you're going to learn everything you need to know to get started in beekeeping. Here Is A Preview Of What You're About To Learn... The Immense Benefits Of Beekeeping How To Get Your First Bees Beekeeping Equipment Explained - What You'll Need And What It Does Beekeeping Guidelines That Many Newcomers Don't Consider Your Beekeeping Calendar Planting The Right Ones - Plants & Your Bees Checking Your Beehive For The First Time Keeping Your Bees Healthy - What You Need To Know Your Bee Honey Collection And What You Can Do With It! Common Beekeeping Mistakes To Avoid And Much, Much More! Ready To Start Beekeeping? Order Your Copy Right Now!

How Do You Start Keeping Bees

Author: Dr. Steven A. Josephsen
Editor: Archway Publishing
ISBN: 1480883972
Size: 11,99 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 809

Beekeeping is growing in popularity for a wide variety of reasons—for the environmental benefits, as a business or hobby, or for the love of honey or even bees themselves. But despite the excitement, few people know how to get started. How Do You Start Keeping Bees? offers a humorous, conversational manual on how to do just that. Author Steven A. Josephsen provides a step-by-step approach to beekeeping for beginners. He starts with the initial choice to keep bees and then takes you through all of the preparations you’ll need to make before setting up your first beehive. From lists of purchases you’ll need to make to what to expect when your beehives get started, Dr. Josephsen lays out the entire process, complete with pictures and encouraging advice. With his help, you’ll have all the knowledge you need to be successful—before you find yourself in the middle of a swarm of bees! Straightforward and down to earth, this guide presents an easy-to-use method for getting started in the field of beekeeping.