|Sooooo much honey...|
thanks to the free swarm that randomly showed up one day) though two are a friend's. Since the swarm arrived late in the season, they'll keep whatever honey they've made to see them through the winter. The second purchased hive will keep theirs too--after a few years of experimenting with the type of hive, we've decided we don't like the design. So, next spring, the girls will be moved to a roomier place to hopefully make more honey to share.
|Some of the unhappy worker bees.|
|Combs FULL of honey!|
|Here it comes!|
|Emptying honey from the extractor.|
|The bees cleaning up the mess.|
|Honey-soaked, fried bees, anyone?|