Tag Archives: Honey Harvest

September Is Here – Time For Fall and Winter Preparations

It’s already September and today we received a few drops of rain for a forecasted 20% chance of thunderstorms. It’s that time of the year and we must start preparing our hives for the cold and wet season. End of … Continue reading

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Deer Hollow Farm – Honey Harvest

Since relocating two hives to Deer Hollow Farm we had our first honey harvest from the larger of the two hives. The nectar flow does not seem to be as good in the hills but we still had excess honey … Continue reading

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CoolEatz Hives – Honey Harvest and Hive Update

After delivering and teaching beekeeping 101 to Julia this morning in Los Altos, we head over to Palo Alto to meet the CoolEatz crew and friends to open up the two hives that we set up for them last year. … Continue reading

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December Honey Harvest Going To Hong Kong

My parents are taking a trip to Hong Kong next week and wanted to bring some yummy natural honey for the relatives. So today we harvest three frames of honey that will be going overseas.

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CoolEatz Hives Update – No Honey Harvest

We met up with only Jesse this morning at her place to harvest honey on the two hives. Got all the honey harvesting equipment out but then I looked at the hives’ entrance activity. The used to be strong hive … Continue reading

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Harvesting Honey Today

10 AM, my dad and I are about to head out to meet up with Jesse and Carlos of CoolEatz to harvest honey from the two hives they adopted from us. Will have more details and photos tonight.

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Great Honey Year

It has been a great year for honey on the Peninsula with strong hives producing a good load of honey as our nectar flow was strong this season. Last weekend we harvested a third time from the Mountain View hive, … Continue reading

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Liquid Gold – Honey Harvest from Pete

Pete of Morgan Hill sends an update on the Cervantes3 hive he adopted on April 24. Pete and his family had their very first honey harvest this past Saturday, August 13, 2011, that’s almost 4 months from adopting the one … Continue reading

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