The Benevolent Bee: Capture The Bounty Of The Hive Through Science, History, Home Remedies And Craft - Includes Recipes by Stephanie BruneauThe Benevolent Bee: Capture The Bounty Of The Hive Through Science, History, Home Remedies And Craft - Includes Recipes by Stephanie Bruneau

The Benevolent Bee: Capture The Bounty Of The Hive Through Science, History, Home Remedies And…

byStephanie Bruneau

Paperback | July 15, 2017

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InThe Benevolent Bee, beekeeper and herbalist Stephanie Bruneau explores the uses of six products of the beehive: honey, pollen, propolis, royal jelly, beeswax, and bee venom.

Not all new beekeepers realize that a honeybee hiveproduces a lot more than just honey. While your hard working ladies will produce delicious honey, the hive as a whole also produces pollen, propolis, royal jelly, beeswax, and bee venom; all very useful things for humans, if we know how to use them.

The Benevolent Beedescribes how and why the bees make these products, how they've been used by humans throughout the ages, andhow beekeepers can harvest the products. It also presentssimple do-it yourself recipesfor using the products in health and wellness, body care, nutrition, and craft.

You'll learn how to makesalvesfor burns and a cough syrup from raw honey; how to make a tincture, aninfused oil, and amouthwashfrom propolis, theanti-bacterial"bee glue" that lines the inside of the hive; and much more. Get crafting now, it's all already in your hive!

Stephanie Bruneauis a beekeeper, herbalist, and artist. She runs The Benevolent Bee, a small business selling honey, beeswax candles, herbal body care products, and other handcrafted and hive-derived items. At the Benevolent Bee "Teaching Apiary" Stephanie observes, learns, and teaches about bees and bee behavior to students of all age...
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Title:The Benevolent Bee: Capture The Bounty Of The Hive Through Science, History, Home Remedies And…Format:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 10.25 × 8.75 × 0.62 inPublished:July 15, 2017Publisher:Quarry BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1631592866

ISBN - 13:9781631592867

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