The Complete Guide to Beekeeping for Fun   Profit Book

The Complete Guide to Beekeeping for Fun Profit

  • Author : Cindy Belknap
  • Publisher : Atlantic Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Genre: Nature
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN 10 : 9781601383624

The Complete Guide to Beekeeping for Fun Profit Excerpt :

Beekeeping is both a hobby and a practical business plan that many individuals have taken up in recent years as a viable way to culture a valuable natural resource and have fun in the process. In any given year, an effectively built beekeeping business can bring profits up to 500 percent of your investment according to numerous private beekeepers. The benefit of growing your own honey and selling it to local customers for between $3 and $6 a pound depending on how you cultivate and whether your honey is completely organic can be a huge boon for anyone with the money and time to invest. This book walks all motivated potential beekeepers through the process of building and operating their beekeeping business from the ground up, ensuring it is both a fun hobby and a great way to make a little extra money on the side. You will learn everything you need to effectively start beekeeping for profit and fun, including what materials you need, what kinds of bees are best for honey or wax production. You will learn all of the fundamental safety equipment you need to effectively handle the bees and where to place your hives on your property to take advantage of natural circumstances. You will learn the basics you need to understand what bees do and how they interact, including details about the queen bee, the worker bees, drones, and foragers. You will learn how seasonal changes affect your colonies, and how to use your smoke to access and gather honey from your bees. The best in home beekeeping professionals have been interviewed and their expertise and insights have been gathered here for you to review, providing additional details about the kinds and methods of honey gathering that you can profit from you. You will learn how to install everything and keep your colonies updated. You will learn how to keep the necessary records and how to sell your honey and what the best prices for that honey is. You will learn what is involved in opening a colony and how to manage pests effe

Complete Guide to Beekeeping for Fun   Profit Book

Complete Guide to Beekeeping for Fun Profit

  • Author : Cindy Belknap
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 263
  • ISBN 10 : OCLC:958574108

Complete Guide to Beekeeping for Fun Profit Excerpt :

Beekeeping is both a hobby and a practical business plan that many individuals have taken up in recent years as a viable way to culture a valuable natural resource and have fun in the process.

Beekeeping for Beginners Book

Beekeeping for Beginners

  • Author : Kathy Campbell
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-11-21
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 80
  • ISBN 10 : 1710100168

Beekeeping for Beginners Excerpt :

Learn everything you need to know about bees and the practice of apiculture and take the guesswork out of starting your own healthy bee colony with the definitive guide to beekeeping for beginners! Have you ever thought of becoming a backyard beekeeper for fun, profit and playing your part in sustaining the world's environment? Would you like to raise your own bee colony and have access to a fresh supply of honey? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this book is for you. Becoming a beekeeper isn't as hard or dangerous as most people think. In this book, Kathy Campbell provides a valuable reference guide to beekeeping and getting the most out of your apiary and avoiding fatal beginner mistakes that could cost you your bee colony. Among the insights and practical advice contained in Beekeeping for Beginners, you'll find the following: All you need to know about bees-from the anatomy and lifecycle to the practice of beekeeping Why bees are extremely vital and important for sustainable agriculture Three surefire ways to source for and purchase a healthy swarm or colony of bees Important factors to consider when choosing a location to establish a bee colony Essential beekeeping tools you need to raise a productive colony The four different types of beehives and how to choose the one best suitable for your management style The single equipment you must have to help you stimulate maximum honey production in your bees Proven seasonal management techniques to help you maintain a healthy colony for each season of the year ...and much, much more! Whether you're a newcomer to beekeeping or an experienced apiculturist looking to update your skills on the practice of beekeeping, this is the only book you're going to need to raise a successful colony. Ready to begin beekeeping the right way? Then scroll up and click the "Add to Cart" button to buy now!

Beekeeping for Novices Book

Beekeeping for Novices

  • Author : Elizabeth Raphael
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2018-05-17
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 36
  • ISBN 10 : 1719257817

Beekeeping for Novices Excerpt :

BEEKEEPING FOR NOVICES Complete Beginners Guide on How to Keep Bees and Harvest Honey for Maximum Profit Raising honeybees can be very fun loving and very profitable venture that provides you with the very good and quality honey that you can eat and even sell to make money The demand for original honey is on the increase with the rapid increase in artificial honey that are produced regularly Maintaining just one hive can provide you with a wonderful source of income but many individuals are scared of the prospect of keeping thousands of bees in their yards This guide will work you through everything you need to set up your bee enclosure, how to raise your bees without risk and how to harvest honey for maximum profit This guide will show you how to setup your beehives as well as how to take care of your bees from the initial stage to when they are ready for harvest This guide is the complete guide to keeping bees even for complete beginners GET THIS BOOK TODAY and become a professional beekeeper

Bee Culture Book

Bee Culture

  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Genre: Bee culture
  • Pages : null
  • ISBN 10 : MINN:31951P00415599R

Bee Culture Excerpt :

All You Must Know About Beekeeping  Step By Step Beginners Guide to Beekeeping Book

All You Must Know About Beekeeping Step By Step Beginners Guide to Beekeeping

  • Author : Betty Helen
  • Publisher : Lulu Press, Inc
  • Release Date : 2013-08-16
  • Genre: House & Home
  • Pages : null
  • ISBN 10 : 9781304333490

All You Must Know About Beekeeping Step By Step Beginners Guide to Beekeeping Excerpt :

Hi my name is Betty Hellen and I've been a beekeeper for years I love them and they love me but not everything is easy In the beginning I've got a lot of trouble from my own bees, different seasons to my neighboor I'm telling you, those times are hard Because I know how hard it was, I don't want anyone to experience it Thus, I wrote this book to help other beekeeper beginners Inside you'll find: -a quick history of bees and beekeeping -common types of bees -activities of worker bees -8 easy ways to win your neighbor's hearts -the ideal times to visit your bees -tips on how to avoid being stung bees -the 5 beekeping tools you must have -5 great tips for finding a good bee breeder -how to collect honey -and many more I truly believe this book will be your one stop source of knowledge for beekeping

Beekeeping Book


  • Author : Jason Howard
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-12-02
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 136
  • ISBN 10 : 1951345177

Beekeeping Excerpt :

Discover everything you need to know about raising healthy bees and the practice of modern apiculture with this comprehensive guide to beekeeping for beginners If you've ever wondered if you could become a beekeeper and raise your own bee colony for fun and profit, have access to a fresh supply of delicious honey while saving the planet at the same time, then this guide is just what you need. Being a beekeeper isn't a hazardous as many people believe it to be. In this guide, Jason Howard hands you the complete blueprint to foster and maintain healthy, vibrant colonies without headaches. In Beekeeping: A Beginner's Guide to Building a Hive for Your Bee Colony, you're going to discover: All you need to know about beekeeping to help you raise a robust, healthy and productive bee colony The different species of the honeybee and how to select the one best suitable for your needs and geographic location Important factors you need to consider when setting up a beehive in your garden or backyard The five types of commercially available beehives and how to choose the perfect one for your beekeeping needs How to choose the perfect location to site your very first or next beehive All the essential tools and personal equipment you need to be a successful beekeeper Foolproof ways to acquire new bees and introduce them to your your own colony Surefire hive treatment and maintenance techniques to help you maintain a healthy colony ...and tons more! Even if you're a complete novice looking to break into beekeeping and are looking for the perfect instructional guide to help you get started, or you're an experienced apiculturist looking to brush up on the basics and solve modern beekeeping problems, there is something in the pages of this guide for you. Scroll to the top of the page and click the "Buy Now" button to get started today!

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Beekeeping Book

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Beekeeping

  • Author : Dean Stiglitz
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2010-05-04
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101197813

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Beekeeping Excerpt :

The buzz on beekeeping. The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Beekeeping has all the information a beginning beekeeper needs to know to start a hive and keep it buzzing. Expert beekeepers Dean Stiglitz and Laurie Herboldsheimer, owners of Golden Rule Honey, take readers step by step through the entire process-from information on the inhabitants of a hive and how it works to collecting bees, keeping them healthy, raising a queen, harvesting honey and wax, and storing hives for the off- season.

The Complete Guide to Beekeeping Book

The Complete Guide to Beekeeping

  • Author : Jeremy Evans
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Bee culture
  • Pages : 192
  • ISBN 10 : MINN:31951D028635246

The Complete Guide to Beekeeping Excerpt :

Beekeepers and those interested in beekeeping An introduction and guide to the complex subject of beekeeping, an ancient pastime which has seen a recent revival in interest. Whether the reader is a novice or a professional beekeeper, this book will be a valuable addition to existing literature. The book is fully comprehensive, starting with the novice and ending with the semi-expert It tells you all you need to know about taking up beekeeping on a small scale. Starting Beekeeping When and where; hives and beekeeping equipment; buying secondhand; understanding honeybees. Siting Your Bees Selecting a site; hiving your bees; feeding your bees; looking through the hive; avoiding bee stings. A Thriving Colony Adding supers; using a queen excluder; how bees forage; the honey flow; taking off honey. Wintering Down Preparing and feeding the hive for winter; mice, damp, wax moth and other enemies. The Second Year Spring cleaning; getting a second hive; oil seed rape; the 'June gap'; problems with a poor harvest. Planning Ahead Keeping the queen in charge; requeening; making a nuc. warming Why bees swarm; swarms in action; catching and hiving a swarm; drone laying queens and other problems. beekeeping; migratory hives. Honeybee Products Honey for sale; honey for show; honey recipes; making mead; wax extracting; beeswax polish and candles; propolis' and medicinal properties. Honeybee Problems Killer bees; bee pests and diseases. Bees in History Beekeeping from BC to the present century. Glossary of beekeeping terms and information packed appendices.

The Essential Guide to Hobby Farming Book

The Essential Guide to Hobby Farming

  • Author : Carol Ekarius
  • Publisher : Fox Chapel Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-04-21
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN 10 : 9781620081839

The Essential Guide to Hobby Farming Excerpt :

Six containers of heirloom tomatoes, miniature squashes, and herbs on your back patio or six acres of beets, cabbages, and strawberries? Five chickens and a honey bee hive or a small farm with three dozen sheep and a couple of quarter horses? Regardless of the size of your ‘field of dreams’, Essential Guide to Hobby Farming is your best first step to making that hobby-farm aspiration a pleasurable and profitable reality. A hobby farmer for the past thirty years, Carol Ekarius shares the joys, challenges, and rewards of living the rural life. Hobby farming is as much a state of mind as it is an address in the country, and this instructive, beautifully photographed manual addresses every topic beginning hobby farmers need to know, from purchasing the right land and equipment to choosing and maintaining crops and livestock to marketing and selling your hobby farm’s yield. TOPICS DISCUSSED INSIDE: -Assessing finances and resources - land, water, tools of the trade (trucks, tractors, various implements) -Choosing the best crops for your land, climate, hardiness, and profitability -Selecting and caring for the livestock - chickens, goats, cows, sheep, etc - that best fits your hobby farm -Protecting crops and livestock against predators, pests, and disease -Business and marketing options for selling your local food directly to restaurants and farmers’ markets and through CSA programs -Preserving the harvest, through canning, drying, and freezing, plus over two dozen original recipes for your homegrown produce NEW FOR THE SECOND EDITION: Expanded section on chickens, including urban and suburban accommodations; honey bee keeping; adding a barn or annex building to the farm; trends in planting, including miniature vegetables, heirloom varieties, and ‘hot’ new vegetables and hybrids; adding flower beds to the property; getting involved with a CSA

Pure and Applied Science Books  1876 1982 Book

Pure and Applied Science Books 1876 1982

  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1982
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 7784
  • ISBN 10 : MINN:319510005453502

Pure and Applied Science Books 1876 1982 Excerpt :

Over 220,000 entries representing some 56,000 Library of Congress subject headings. Covers all disciplines of science and technology, e.g., engineering, agriculture, and domestic arts. Also contains at least 5000 titles published before 1876. Has many applications in libraries, information centers, and other organizations concerned with scientific and technological literature. Subject index contains main listing of entries. Each entry gives cataloging as prepared by the Library of Congress. Author/title indexes.

Better Beekeeping Book

Better Beekeeping

  • Author : Kim Flottum
  • Publisher : Quarry Books
  • Release Date : 2011-08-01
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 176
  • ISBN 10 : 9781610580281

Better Beekeeping Excerpt :

"Better Beekeeping is the most lucid call to action ever written about land-based beekeeping."—Tammy Horn, author of Bees in America and Beeconomy: What Women and Bees Can Teach Us about Local Trade and the Global Market "There are numerous beekeeping books on the shelves that instruct on 'how to,' but Better Beekeeping is a book that explores 'why to,' which is essential for this ever-changing world of beekeeping today."—Jennifer Berry, research coordinator at the University of Georgia's Honey Bee Research Lab, commercial queen and nuc producer, and columnist for Bee Culture magazine Backyard beekeepers everywhere agree: a successful colony is a thing of beauty. Thousands of beekeepers have started beekeeping thanks to Kim Flottum's first book, The Backyard Beekeeper, and they have added to their repertoire of skills with The Backyard Beekeeper's Honey Handbook. Now, Better Beekeeping answers the question, "What do I do now that I'm a beekeeper?" This book takes serious beekeepers past the beginning stages and learning curves and offers solutions and rewards for keeping bees a better way. Better queens, better winters, better food, and better bees await any beekeeper willing to take on the challenge of having the right number of bees, of the right age, in the right place, in the right condition, at the right time.

A Beginner Beekeeper s Beekeeping Book Book

A Beginner Beekeeper s Beekeeping Book

  • Author : Brian Shawn
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-04-20
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 164
  • ISBN 10 : 9798741431511

A Beginner Beekeeper s Beekeeping Book Excerpt :

Did you know that Bee's produce many different products that could easily make you a massive amount of money? A Beginner Beekeeper's Beekeeping Book: Massive Money Strategies, Beekeeping Supplies & Business Plan & Funding for Your Honey Bee Business! Discover... * Everything you need to know about the Amazing Honey Bee! * Types of Bees & What Beekeeping Supplies you will need to get started! * How to plan Your Colony for maximum health and profit! * The best ways to protect your Bee Hive from Pests! * Expert Strategies for Making Massive Money with Honey Bee Products! * How to Harvest Bee Products! * BeeKeeping Safety: Learn Safe bee removal tactics, to keep sting out of being a beekeeper! * Starting a Business Step by Step * How to Write a Business Plan * $5 Million Dollars to Fund Your Business * Free Colossal Cash Crowdfunding! * Advertise to a Billion People for Free! * The Best Beekeeping Resources Guide Ever! Get Excited! Because with this book, even if you are a beginner with bees and a beginner in business, you can start your journey today and become successful raising bees, having fun. Just imagine the feeling of creating your own income and making massive money with all your amazing bee products!

The Classic Guide to Beekeeping Book

The Classic Guide to Beekeeping

  • Author : John Hunter
  • Publisher : Amberley Publishing Limited
  • Release Date : 2015-09-15
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 192
  • ISBN 10 : 9781445649603

The Classic Guide to Beekeeping Excerpt :

A comprehensive period guide to beekeeping, from hives to honey, including a small selection of recipes.

The Beekeepers  Gazette     Book

The Beekeepers Gazette

  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1911
  • Genre: Bees
  • Pages : null
  • ISBN 10 : CORNELL:31924065065454

The Beekeepers Gazette Excerpt :