Keeping Bees in Towns and Cities

By: Luke Dixon

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Luke Dixon argues the case for urban beekeeping and then tells the reader everything they need to know about how to do it. From siting hives and reassuring the neighbours, to combating interference from wind, artificial light and predators, this is a one-stop reference to take the urban beekeeper from set-up to first honey harvest. Advice on equipment, planting, swarm prevention and management, and selling honey are all included. In 2010, bee colonies in Britain grew by 50% and 31% of the growth is in urban areas An in-depth guide to everything you need to know about keeping bees in town About the Author Luke Dixon is a professional beekeeper based in London. Other clients include the London School of Economics, Coram's Fields, Jordans Cereals and the National Magazine Company. He also works with schools and community groups to promote beekeeping. He keeps his own hives in the gardens of London's Natural History Museum.

Title: Keeping Bees in Towns and Cities

Author Name: Luke Dixon

Categories: Apiculture or Beekeeping,

Publisher: USA, Timber Press: 2012

ISBN Number: 1604692871

ISBN Number 13: 9781604692877

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: New

Type: Book

Size: 23.0 x 19.0 x 1.8 cm

Kg: 1.00 Kg

Seller ID: 001530