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The Resource The backyard beekeeper : an absolute beginner's guide to keeping bees in your yard and garden, Kim Flottum

The backyard beekeeper : an absolute beginner's guide to keeping bees in your yard and garden, Kim Flottum

Label
The backyard beekeeper : an absolute beginner's guide to keeping bees in your yard and garden
Title
The backyard beekeeper
Title remainder
an absolute beginner's guide to keeping bees in your yard and garden
Statement of responsibility
Kim Flottum
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Backyard Beekeeper, now in its 4th edition, makes the time-honoured and complex tradition of beekeeping an enjoyable and accessible backyard pastime that will appeal to urban and rural beekeepers of all skill levels. More than a guide to beekeeping, this handbook features expert advice for: setting up and caring for your own colonies; the best location to place your new bee colonies for their safety and yours; the most practical and nontoxic ways to care for your bees; swarm control; using top bar hives; harvesting the products of a beehive and collecting and using honey; bee problems and treatments, what's new?; information for urban bees and beekeepers; using your smoker the right way; better pest management; providing consistent and abundant good food; and keeping your hives healthy. With this complete resource and the expert advice of Bee Culture editor Kim Flottum, your bees will be healthy, happy, and more productive
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Flottum, Kim
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SF523
NAL item number
.F643 2018
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bee culture
  • Honeybee
  • Bees
  • Apiculture
  • Abeille
  • Apis mellifera (species)
  • HOUSE & HOME
  • NATURE
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Bee culture
  • Honeybee
  • Beekeeping
  • Bees
Label
The backyard beekeeper : an absolute beginner's guide to keeping bees in your yard and garden, Kim Flottum
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-227) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Starting right -- About bees -- About beekeeping -- About beeswax -- 25 rules of modern beekeeping
Control code
1015654834
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
4th edition.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781631593321
Lccn
2019302955
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1015654834
Label
The backyard beekeeper : an absolute beginner's guide to keeping bees in your yard and garden, Kim Flottum
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-227) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Starting right -- About bees -- About beekeeping -- About beeswax -- 25 rules of modern beekeeping
Control code
1015654834
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
4th edition.
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781631593321
Lccn
2019302955
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 650
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1015654834

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