This expanded version of the Future Farmers of America (FFA)-licensed Beginner's Guide to Beekeeping is the complete DIY guide for budding beekeepers.
Raising bees is becoming increasingly popular in backyards and on farms large and small--and it's easy to see why. These resourceful insects produce organic honey and beeswax , all while constantly providing natural aid to the health of your yard and garden.
And even better, bees are easy to keep , especially with the expert instruction of the FFA-licensed The Beginner's Guide to Beekeeping , now expanded with 16 more pages of information and redesigned to appeal even more to middle- and high-school-age enthusiasts.
Beginning with the basics , seasoned beekeepers Daniel and Samantha Johnson answer all of a prospective beekeeper's questions on how to set up , care for , and harvest their very own bee colonies. With the help of this comprehensive DIY guide , raising bees can be an enjoyable and accessible backyard pastime for gardeners, crafters, and cooks everywhere.
Beautifully designed and authoritatively written, The Beginner's Guide to Beekeeping is a trusted source of information to new beekeepers of all ages, sure to inspire further investigation of beekeeping.