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Beekeeping: A Primer on Starting & Keeping a Hive

Handbook / Manual

By: Dominique DeVito (Author)

224 pages, colour illustrations

Sterling

Paperback | May 2012 | #200198 | ISBN-13: 9781402797835
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NHBS Price: £8.99 $11/€11 approx

About this book

For centuries humans have relied on bees' miraculous, life-sustaining work to pollinate crops, produce honey and wax and sustain our natural food chain. Although beekeeping may seem like a daunting, even dangerous task, it doesn't have to be. Regardless of whether you want to start a business or are simply looking for a new hobby, Dominique DeVito sets forth everything you need to know about bees and beekeeping in this complete, authoritative how-to guide that includes delicious and healthy honey recipes to make with the bounty from your own garden hive.


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Biography

Dominique DeVito has worked in book publishing for over 10 years at such houses as Howell, Macmillan, IDG Books, and TFH Publications. Raised on a farm, Dominique has a keen interest in all things country and is currently co-owner, with her husband, of the Hudson-Chatham Winery in Ghent, NY.

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