Learning about bees can be a lifelong process, but if you’re new to beekeeping, reading a book about how to raise and keep bees may help you along the steep learning curve.
An easy-to-understand basic beekeeping how-to book. Clear layout with short sections that demystify every aspect of beekeeping, from how to start your first hive to how to raise queens. Covers equipment choices, honey harvesting, and recipes. Walks you through the first season of beekeeping week by week.
Author Kim Flottum explains beekeeping for the absolute beginner in this book. But it's not just beekeeping made simple; Flottum has included everything you'll need to know about harvesting honey and cooking with it, as well as plenty of bee-related facts. Simply gorgeous photos - this is a beautiful book.