This highly visual guide will teach you beekeeping basics to help your colony survive and thrive. Not only will you learn the history of beekeeping, but how a hive works, and what to do during specific seasons, and you'll also gain expert insights and knowledge about these essentials:

  • Pros and cons of different types of hives
  • Harvesting honey, wax , and other hive products
  • Inspecting your hives and maintaining a queenright colony
  • Protecting your bees from adverse weather, invasive pests and plants, and other threats
  • Managing local resources and keeping your bees healthy
  • Troubleshooting techniques for common and difficult problems

Beginning Beekeeping Product Code: BM-908