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BEGINNERS’ MAIN COURSE – Taking the honey crop.
August 13, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Routine seasonal tasks: supering, checking for queen cells, queen-rightness, etc.
Preparation for taking the honey crop
Taking off honey, methods for clearing bees from supers. Estimating what is surplus.
Care & prevention of robbing.
Removing the crop & extracting, Straining & bottling for sale.
Check weighing the hive.
Tutors; MW, CC, AS.