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The Resource Backyard bees : a guide for the beginner beekeeper, Doug Purdie

Backyard bees : a guide for the beginner beekeeper, Doug Purdie

Label
Backyard bees : a guide for the beginner beekeeper
Title
Backyard bees
Title remainder
a guide for the beginner beekeeper
Statement of responsibility
Doug Purdie
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Just about anyone can keep bees. All you need is a bit of space in your backyard (or on your rooftop) and a little love for the creatures that pollinate the vegie patches of your neighbourhood. Once introduced to the charms of beekeeping and the taste of warm honeycomb direct from the hive, you'll be hooked
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Purdie, Doug
Dewey number
638.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bees
  • Bee culture
  • Bee culture
  • Cooking (Honey)
  • Bee culture
Target audience
general
Label
Backyard bees : a guide for the beginner beekeeper, Doug Purdie
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
1. Why keep bees? -- 2. How to start -- 3. The life of bees -- 4. Where to put your hives -- 5. Equipment and how to prepare it -- 6. Beekeeping seasons : spring -- 7. Beekeeping seasons : summer -- 8. Beekeeping seasons : autumn -- 9. Beekeeping seasons : winter -- 10. Beehive management -- 11. Bee Health and diseases -- 12. Honey recipes and ideas for using beeswax
Control code
000052921665
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
206 pages
Isbn
9781743361719
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
Backyard bees : a guide for the beginner beekeeper, Doug Purdie
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
1. Why keep bees? -- 2. How to start -- 3. The life of bees -- 4. Where to put your hives -- 5. Equipment and how to prepare it -- 6. Beekeeping seasons : spring -- 7. Beekeeping seasons : summer -- 8. Beekeeping seasons : autumn -- 9. Beekeeping seasons : winter -- 10. Beehive management -- 11. Bee Health and diseases -- 12. Honey recipes and ideas for using beeswax
Control code
000052921665
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
206 pages
Isbn
9781743361719
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations

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