Description from Williams-Sonoma
Discover the world of backyard beekeeping and experience the joys of producing your own natural raw honey and beeswax. Part history book, part handbook and part cookbook, The Beekeeper’s Bible covers every facet of the ancient art of beekeeping, from safe hive management to the culinary and domestic uses of honey, beeswax and pollen, complete with recipes you can make at home. Chapters include Bees and Beekeeping History, Understanding the Honeybee, Practical Beekeeping, Honey and Other Bee Products, and Recipes and Home Crafts. Stunning illustrations and step-by-step photos help to guide you along the way. For active and aspiring beekeepers alike, this is an indispensable guide. Hardcover, 412 pages.