Backyard Beekeeper - Revised and Updated, 3rd Edition: An Absolute Beginner's Guide to Keeping Bees in Your Yard and Garden - New Material Includes: - the Latest Techniques in the Battle Against Invasive Mites - the 25 Rules of Modern Beekeeping - All About Urban Beekeeping - How to Use Top Bar Hives by Kim Flottum (Paperback, 2014)
An illustrated introductory beekeeping text, newly revised to include urban beekeeping, top bar hives, and the latest in the battle against mites.
KIM FLOTTUM is the editor of Bee Culture magazine. He is the author of Backyard Beekeeping and The Backyard Beekeeper's Honey Handbook. He edited (with Dr. Shiminuki and Ann Harman) the popular 41st edition of the ABC and XYZ of Bee Culture, the bible of United States beekeeping. Kim blogs on the beekeeping world for www.thedailygreen.com, plus he is a regular columnist for the UK beekeeping magazine The Beekeeper's Quarterly.