More Bee Zen: Harvest More Honey Part 2

And now, let’s all take a deep breath, and try to relax. It’s time for a quick trip to the apiary, and this time, to harvest more honey. Here are a few moments to spend with the bees.

3 thoughts on “More Bee Zen: Harvest More Honey Part 2”

  1. Really interesting that the bees do finally realize that they have more room for the honey. I like that gathering the honey doesn’t place a lot of stress on the bees.

    1. No, it doesn’t stress them, unless, I might guess, if their honey is taken at the end of the year before winter, and they don’t have enough stores. That’s the reason for leaving them plenty – maybe 30+ lbs. – and then checking if any colony has an abundance, to spread it around more evenly if necessary.

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