Successfully keeping bees means knowing how to use and maintain beekeeping equipment.
As long as the hives take into account bee space requirements, any style will work equally well for the bees, although matching beekeeping equipment can be pleasant for the beekeeper.
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The key to successful beekeeping is being equipped with the knowledge to recognize the signs of trouble. Whether you’re a newcomer or an old hand, “The Beekeeper’s Problem Solver,” by James E. Tew, provides the information you need to nip problems in the bud — or better yet, to avoid them in the first place.