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Is this the right book for me? An indispensable beekeeping guide full of information and practical advice Suitable both for those just considering the prospect and those who are already fascinated beekeepers, this guide to setting up, maintaining and maximising bees in the back garden is an indispensable and readable bible of information and practical advice. It covers everything from bee behaviour to what to do with honey, and balances all the background context on bee biology with the day-to-day and seasonal practicalities of running hives in any location, in the country or the city, and for colonies of all sizes. Supporting resources include a 'bee calendar', troubleshooting section, illustrations, photos, a glossary and details of courses and organizations, in an essential guide for anyone who is fascinated by the ancient ways of the apiarist. Get Started in Beekeeping includes: Chapter 1: Naming the parts Chapter 2: The honey bee year Chapter 3: Equipment Chapter 4: Beginning your beekeeping Chapter 5: Swarming and swarm control Chapter 6: Bees for honey Chapter 7: Winter Chapter 8: Pests and diseases Chapter 9: The beekeeping year Chapter 10: Hive products Learn effortlessly with a new easy-to-read page design and interactive features: Not got much time? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. Author insights Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience. Test yourself Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. Extend your knowledge Extra online articles to give you a richer understanding of the subject. Five things to remember Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts. Try this Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.