2014, English, Book, Illustrated edition: Backyard bees : a guide for the beginner beekeeper / Doug Purdie. Purdie, Doug, (author.)

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Backyard bees : a guide for the beginner beekeeper / Doug Purdie
 
Bookmark: http://trove.nla.gov.au/version/208506620
Physical Description
  • 1 online resource (208 pages)
  • 206 pages : colour illustrations ; 25 cm.
Published
  • Sydney Murdoch Books, 2014.
  • Crows Nest, NSW Murdoch Books, 2014.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Backyard bees : a guide for the beginner beekeeper /​ Doug Purdie.
Author
  • Purdie, Doug, (author.)
Published
  • Sydney Murdoch Books, 2014.
  • Crows Nest, NSW Murdoch Books, 2014.
Copyright
  • ©2014
Content Types
  • text
  • still image
Carrier Types
  • online resource
  • volume
Physical Description
  • 1 online resource (208 pages)
  • 206 pages : colour illustrations ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Target Audience
  • General
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.
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.
Notes
  • Includes indexes.
  • Library's N copy signed by the author, 15 October 2016.
Other Form
  • Print version Purdie, Doug, author. Backyard bees 9781743361719
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9781743436998
  • 9781743365083
  • 174336508X
  • 9781743361719
Dewey Number
  • 638.1
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