The Backyard Beekeeper's Honey Handbook

The Backyard Beekeeper's Honey Handbook

A Guide to Creating, Harvesting, and Cooking With Natural Honeys

Book - 2009
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A truly lush, radiant enthusiast's guide, The Backyard Beekeeper's Honey Handbook goes beyond the scope of a cookbook to introduce to readers the literal cornucopia of honey varieties available. An intuitive follow-up to The Backyard Beekeeper , this book will presume beekeeping experience but reintroduce the basics. It is an insight into the practical, back-to-the-earth beekeeping lifestyle and well as the artisan cultivation of honey varieties.

Supplementary support for this book lay in the fact that interest in tapping honey's holistic and whole-health potential dovetails nicely into the natural health and green movements. Also, honey as natural, lower-calorie sweetener has garnered positive PR by those working against the obesity epidemic.

Publisher: Beverly, Mass. : Quarry Books, c2009.
ISBN: 9781592534746
Branch Call Number: 638.16 Flo
Characteristics: 168 pages : illustrations (chiefly color).
Alternative Title: Honey handbook


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Feb 23, 2015

what a great book! Lots of info for the aspiring beekeeper as well for more experienced ones plus a glimpse into the commercial end of things, highly recommended

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