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Inspiration and Practical Advice for Beginners

Andrew T Davies



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National Trust Books
09 March 2017
A reissue of Beekeeping (2007). A practical and inspirational guide to keeping bees and apiaries in both rural and urban areas.

It's no shock that the beekeeping trend is steadily on the rise. These fascinating and beautiful insects can be kept anywhere, whether your garden is a large country plot or an urban rooftop terrace. What's more, there's no sting in this tale: bees are a source of delight for honey lovers, hay-fever sufferers and gardeners alike.

This charming and practical guide is intended for both the beginner and experienced beekeeper. It covers everything from setting up hives and maximising bees in the garden, to optimum honey production and a fascinating troubleshooting section. With charming illustrations throughout, you will find all you need to catch the bee buzz in this wonderful book.
By:   Andrew T Davies
Imprint:   National Trust Books
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 180mm,  Width: 120mm,  Spine: 14mm
Weight:   190g
ISBN:   9781909881983
ISBN 10:   1909881988
Series:   National Trust Home & Garden
Pages:   96
Publication Date:   09 March 2017
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Andrew Davies graduated from Wye College, the agricultural college of London University, in 1979 with a degree in Rural Environmental Studies. He was introduced to beekeeping by a pig-farming friend and has kept bees since 1991.

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