KTBH Meltdown honey yield
- Greetings All:
From two full bars of honey store, 40% fully built out and sealed, plus
remnant honey from two brood combs and 4 top bars I obtained 36 fl. oz. of
cold pressed honey and 17 fl. oz. of heat recovered honey from wax for
The extraction procedure was messy but I got the kitchen cleaned up to my
I put out an estimated additional 8 oz within comb remnants for the bees to
clean up, for a total of close to 2 quarts (4.4 liters).
Suprisingly few bees were suffocated by the fall - only a few dozen.
I'll build some more wild comb frames for the brood comb that is sitting on
the hanging grid.