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Keeping bees in towns & cities

Author: Luke Dixon
Publisher: London ; Portland, Or. : Timber Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a guide to urban bee farming, including instructions on how to select the perfect hive, care for a colony, harvest honey, and maintain a safe colony for neighbors.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Luke Dixon
ISBN: 9781604692877 1604692871
OCLC Number: 768607341
Description: 183 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Boxes of bees: selecting the perfect hive --
Buying bees: the good, the bad, and the swarmy --
Life inside the hive: looking after your colony of urban bees --
Sex and the city bee: the life cycle of a healthy colony --
The nectar garden: from plants to honey --
Honey harvest --
Winter --
Reports from the field.
Other Titles: Keeping bees in towns and cities
Responsibility: Luke Dixon.

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If you long for your own hive but you live in a town - this book's for you!  Read more...

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Emma Townshend The Independent 25/10/2012 From Hong Kong to Harvard, Kyoto to Los Angeles, Dixon has found beehives and bees, often with a distinct regional twist. A traditional Japanese beehive, Read more...

 
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