Extraction begins with a hive inspection that includes putting the bees to sleep using smoking techniques. Once the bees have settled down, the honeycomb is removed from the hive using specialized tools and extreme care must to be taken when removing honeycomb to prevent bees and eggs from being incorporated into the honey. Finally the hive needs to be cleaned and the frames prepared once again so that honey production can start afresh
Honey extraction is a process with many steps and each one needs to be carried out with minimal error, it's hard, messy work which is why you may want to leave it to the pros.
If you don't have the tools, time, and technique to harvest your own honey, leave it to the pros and enjoy the sweet rewards with your friends and family. Choose one of the honey extraction services below to get started.