If you're interested in using the beeswax your colonies are producing, or are just curious to learn more about this bee creation, this is a great book for you. Learn all about how different species of bee create their own beeswax, the methods used to harvest beeswax, and how it is processed and made into various products, including candles and creams. Written by Roger A. Morse and William L. Coggshall.
- Soft cover
- 192 pages
- In-depth look at the history of beeswax and how it has been used throughout the centuries
- Chapters covering a wide range of beeswax topics, including its chemical properties, harvesting, preparing it for sale, and showing and judging beeswax
- Even includes tips on how to mold beeswax into products such as creams and candles