A Practical GuideBook - 1993
Keep your own bees and enjoy delicious golden honey from your own backyard. With his respect and admiration for bees evident on every page, Richard E. Bonney describes how to acquire bees, manage a hive, prevent and treat diseases, and extract a crop of honey. Enthusiastic beekeepers of every stripe and experience level will benefit from Bonney's astonishing knowledge of the craft -- from beekeeping history and honeybee biology to the complex social structure of the hive.
Publisher: Pownal, Vt. : Storey Communications, c1993
Branch Call Number: 638.1/BON
Characteristics: 184 p. : ill. ; 23 cm