Honey Bee Hive

The Lega Hand-Cranked Extractor

The Lega Hand-Cranked Extractor

Here is an up-close look at our honey bees hard at work, making the deliciously pure honey they share with us.

Smoking the Bees

Smoking the Bees

Opening the Beehive

Opening the Beehive

 

Inside the Honey Super

Inside the Honey Super

Frame Full of Honey

Pulling the Frame

Pulling the Frame

Pulling the Frame

Pulling the Frame

Outside the Hive

Outside the Hive

Getting Ready to Pull the Frame

Getting Ready to Pull the Frame

Frame Full of Capped Honey

Frame Full of Capped Honey

Bees Making Honey Up Close

Bees Making Honey Up Close

Honey Inside the Frame

Honey Inside the Frame

Loosening the Top Super

Loosening the Top Super

Lifting Off the Top Super

Lifting Off the Top Super

Getting Ready to Smoke the Bees

Getting Ready to Smoke the Bees

Using the Hive Tool to Scrape Away Propolis

Using the Hive Tool to Scrape Away Propolis

Taking Off the Outer Cover

Taking Off the Outer Cover

Peeling Back the Inner Cover and Smoking the Bees

Peeling Back the Inner Cover and Smoking the Bees

Pulling Out the Frame

Pulling Out the Frame

Bees Capping the Honey

Bees Capping the Honey