Honey harvest

We finally harvested honey from 1 of our 3 hives. It is a traditional hive and not the flow hive. This is 5 racks. To say we are happy is an understatement. We know we made mistakes along the way this year but what a learning experience it has been.  I am going to let the pictures do the talking now.

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3 thoughts on “Honey harvest

  1. Wonderful wonderful wonderful. I’m applauding your sweet harvest.
    Ah yes, the mistakes are very helpful learning in the dynamics of any new craft. Are Bees a craft or a hobby or something else?
    I think you all are well on your way to having a constant honey crop and maybe a business. I hope you’ll share some photos of some of your tasty treats you make with it.

    • THe bees are a hobby. My personal goal is to have enough honey that we don’t have to buy honey throughout the year. Then I will use the beeswax I collect for my personal lotions and lip balm I make.

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