Honey and Venom: Confessions of an Urban Beekeeper

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Andrew Coté

Narrated By: Andrew Coté

Date: June 2020

Duration: 9 hours 22 minutes

Summary:

A year in the life of New York City’s premier beekeeper, who chronicles his adventures and the quirky personalities he encounters while spreading his infinite knowledge of and passion for the remarkable honey bee
 
“Coté’s charming and poignant essay collection delivers the entertainment and smarts required to make real change in how we look at our planet, and ourselves.”—Andrew Zimmern

From the humble drone to the fittingly named worker to the queen herself—who is more a slave than a monarch—the hive world, Andrew Coté reveals, is full of strivers and slackers, givers and takers, and even some insect promiscuity (startlingly similar to the prickly human variety). Written with Coté’s trademark humor, acumen, and a healthy dose of charm, Honey and Venom illuminates the obscure culture of New York City “beeks” and the biology of the bees themselves for both casual readers and bee enthusiasts. 
 
Coté takes readers with him on his daily apiary adventures over the course of a year, in the city and across the globe. In Manhattan, among his many duties, he is called to capture swarms that have clustered on fire hydrants, air-conditioning units, or street-vendor umbrellas. Beyond maneuvering within a metropolitan populace as frenzied as the bees’, Coté is able to escape from the hive mind and the rigors of city dwelling with his philanthropic, international approach to apiculture. Annually, he travels to regions across the world with his organization, Bees Without Borders, where he teaches beekeepers how to increase their honey yield and income via beekeeping endeavors. For Coté, a fourth-generation beekeeper, this is a family tradition, and this personal significance pervades his celebration of the romance and mystery of bees, their honey, and the beekeepers whose lives revolve around these most magical creatures.

Genres:

Honey and Venom: Confessions of an Urban Beekeeper

by Andrew Coté

has successfully been added to your shopping cart

Honey and Venom: Confessions of an Urban Beekeeper, Andrew Coté
Honey and Venom: Confessions of an Urban Beekeeper, Andrew Coté
This title is due for release on June 9, 2020.

Enter your email below to be notified as soon as it is available!

By clicking "Notify Me" you consent to receiving electronic marketing communications from Audiobooks.com. You will be able to unsubscribe at any time.

Already a member? Log In to add this title to your wishlist.
Honey and Venom: Confessions of an Urban Beekeeper, Andrew Coté
This title is due for release on June 9, 2020
We'll send you an email as soon as it is available!

Already a member?
Log in to add this title in your wishlist
Honey and Venom: Confessions of an Urban Beekeeper, Andrew Coté
Please Log in and add this title to your wishlist.
Honey and Venom: Confessions of an Urban Beekeeper, Andrew Coté

We will send you an email as soon as this title is available.