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Bee Diary: Honey Harvest By The Numbers

Lughnasa                                                   Waxing Harvest Moon Kate handed me a note with the honey harvest for this year:       Peanut butter jars (large):  7.5  x 3 lbs each for 22.5# Pint jars:  17 x 1 lb                                                      17.5# 1/2 pint  37 … Continue reading

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Harvest Day

Lughnasa                                                      Waxing Harvest Moon Yesterday during the honey harvest (before the swarm) activity shifted among pulling frames from honey supers, delivering them for uncapping (Kate), getting them set in the extractor and going downstairs to work on Mark’s Saudi visa.  … Continue reading

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