Honeybee: Lessons from an Accidental Beekeeper

Honeybee: Lessons from an Accidental Beekeeper

C. Marina Marchese


Now in paperback, Marina Marchese's inspirational and functional tale of studying to elevate honeybees and making a lifestyles she loves

 "[An] attractive, delightfully informative work?" ?Publishers Weekly

 "Marchese has given us a stunning present. Honeybee is an interesting and helpful primer for the amateur and honeybee devotee alike." ?Washington occasions

"Surpassing the predictable "how I replaced careers" memoir of discovering the great existence, Marchese's informative advisor is filled with evidence approximately every thing from pollination to harvesting, lifestyles cycles to ancient lore, dietary merits to gourmand style combos, clinical functions to strange varieties." ?Booklist

In 1999, Marina Marchese fell in love with bees in the course of a travel of a neighbor's honeybee hives. She surrender her task, got her personal bees, equipped her personal hives, harvested honey, earned a certificates in apitherapy, studied wine tasting which will move these talents to honey tasting, and finally opened her personal honey company. at the present time, pink Bee® Honey sells artisanal honey and honey-related items to retailers and eating places all around the kingdom.

More than an inspiring tale of 1 woman's transformative dating with honeybees (some of nature's such a lot interesting creatures), Honeybee is additionally bursting with information regarding all points of bees, beekeeping, and honey?including lifestyles contained in the hive; the position of the queen, staff, and drones; pollination and its significance to maintaining all lifestyles; the culinary pleasures of honey; hiving and preserving honeybees; the traditional perform of apitherapy, or therapeutic with honey, pollen, and bee venom; and lots more and plenty extra.

Recipes for nutrition and private care items seem all through. additionally integrated is a wonderful, different appendix that lists seventy five various honey varietals, with info on provenance, tasting notes, and food-and-wine pairings.

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