Avoid the significant investments and steep learning curve of traditional beekeeping in favor of using top bar hives. Christy Hemenway's The Thinking Beekeeper will take you through all you need to know about this up-and-coming practice, one that will appeal to beekeepers who are less interested in maximizing honey yield and more interested in doing their part to help build a more positive future for honey bees.
- Soft cover
- 195 pages
- Focuses on working with bees' natural methods instead of working against them
- Explores top bar hives and practices which are great for sustainability; cost effectiveness; and maintaining natural, chemical free hives
- Emphasizes the connection between healthy bees, our food systems, and the welfare of the entire planet