Rooftop Beekeeper is a gateway urban-beekeeping guide, from the perspective of a young Brooklynite beekeeper. It's a complete and thorough guide with beautiful hand-drawn illustrations and 75 colour photographs.
About the Author
Megan is a Brooklyn, New York-based rooftop apiarist, blogger and backyard farmer. She has been featured in National Geographic and New York Magazine and on ABCs Nightline, NPR, and the Huffington Post. Her urban-homesteading projects can be read about on her blog, Brooklyn Homesteader. Megan currently hosts an annual Beekeeping Bike Tour and teaches Beekeeping 101 classes at 3rd Ward in Brooklyn and at the New York Botanical Gardens. In addition, she oversees apiaries in conjunction with Eagle Street Rooftop Farm, the first rooftop farm in New York, and maintains hives for Batali & Bastianich Hospitality Group at their rooftop garden at Tarry Market in Portchester, New York.
"Blogger, beekeeper, urban farmer, educator and business owner, Megan Paska is a modern-day polymath." - from Wilder Quarterly
Number Of Pages: 176
Published: 3rd March 2014
Publisher: CHRONICLE BOOKS
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 18.5 x 2.0
Weight (kg): 0.6