Check out Melinda’s video about choosing honey containers. Honey is a great gift to give to your friends and family.
Want to make delicious honey butter? Check out Melinda’s video below to see how easy it is.
Don’t throw out that crystalized honey! Bee expert Melinda Jean Stafford tells us ways to un-crystalize honey.
I feel confident that I could write an entire book on honey harvesting, but for the sake of simplicity and your sanity, I will outline the general steps in a few paragraphs. First and foremost, you must identify the frames to harvest. In my previous blog, I described in detail how to know which frames […]
Many beekeepers in our area have already harvested honey once this season, and if they are lucky, will harvest once more. There are pros and cons to harvesting once versus twice, so it’s helpful to see both sides. Harvesting Once There can be a lot of equipment, set up, clean up, take down, etc. involved […]
Honey is sweet, thick, sometimes floral or spicy, sometimes golden, amber, or deep brown… and just downright mysterious. How is this natural sweetener made? First things first – only honey bees make it. Maybe that was obvious but I want to emphasize that no other creature on earth creates a substance quite like this. Of […]
Join Melinda Jean Stafford as she teaches you all about honey harvesting. You will learn: What is honey The harvesting process Tools needed for extraction The extraction process Tips & Tricks Q&A session at the end Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5 Part 6 You can see all of D&B Beekeeping […]