Beekeeping is the hot trend among homesteaders. And this is the only book on how to build beekeeping equipment--ideal for those looking to save money or use recycled materials. With over 35 building projects, it includes everything from hive bodies and swarm catchers to frames and observation hives.
Beekeeping equipment is expensive, but it's easy to make your own. Tony Pisano's step-by-step illustrated instructions show you how to build everything you need, including hive bodies, supers, covers, hive stands, frames, swarm catchers, feeders, and more. You can choose among different hive styles, and many of the 35 projects can be made using hand tools.