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Extracting Honey

Our weather has been great for making honey. I’ve gotten quite a few questions about how I get the honey out of the hive. It starts by removing boxes from the hive in which the frames of honey have cells … Continue reading

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A Happy Ending :: West Des Moines Bee Ordinance Update

Slightly over one year ago, my city of West Des Moines passed its beekeeping ordinance. I thought it was time for a check-in. Things are pretty much the same as before the ordinance was amended – very quiet. There has … Continue reading

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