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Natural Beekeeping for Gardeners

distance learning
Phil Chandler

On-line Natural Beekeeping interactive course with Phil Chandler

A four-week course in Natural and Balanced Beekeeping from the top online gardening school, with audio-visual teaching and commented assignments.

Whether or not you are a gardener, this course will give you a good understanding of bees and beekeeping on a domestic scale, which will form a sound basis for progression to a practical course. Suitable for complete novices.






NEW for 2016


Now available from Lulu.com

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Balanced Beekeeping II: Managing a Top Bar Hive
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Are you looking for a way to keep bees that is -

- as natural as possible
- requires NO heavy lifting
- has very low costs
- uses no synthetic chemicals
- sustainable
- easy to learn
- is healthy for bees and for you?

If so, you have come to the right place! Here you can discover low-impact, low-cost, chemical-free, natural and balanced beekeeping, using simple equipment that you can make at home.

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