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