Everything you ever wanted to know about the hardest working creatures on the planet

Plan Bee: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the Hardest-Working Creatures on the Planet

Whether you're thinking of becoming a beekeeper yourself or you'd rather just admire honeybees from a distance, this whimsical guide to all things bee is filled with fascinating facts, inspiring insights, expert recipes, and all sorts of offbeat projects.

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    Inside you'll discover:

  • who's who in the hive—how to spot drones, the queen, and her servants
  • what Africanized "killer bees" are really like
  • the latest on Colony Collapse Disorder and other threats to the honeybee
  • how bees "saved America" and other honeybee history
  • the ins and outs of making and using honey, pollen, and beeswax
  • tasty honey recipes
  • tips for helping honeybees in your own neck of the woods
  • how to whip up beeswax soap
  • the secret behind those crazy bee beards
  • and much more!
Published by Perigee Books, the fully illustrated PLAN BEE by Susan Brackney is now available in bookstores and online at. . .