BYC Café

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by KingOfFools, Jan 23, 2015.

  1. 3goodeggs

    3goodeggs pays attention sporadically

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    We had enough sun to take honey today. We got two gallons.
     
  2. Bunnylady

    Bunnylady POOF Goes the Pooka

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    Wow, 2 gallons? Sweet![​IMG]

    I've got my sponge, but it's been raining at the rate of about 2" an hour for more than 3 hours - not sure how much more the sponge can soak up.[​IMG]
     
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  3. WVduckchick

    WVduckchick For The Birds! Premium Member

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    Margie, I can't back a trailer either! Well, a little if I have to, but not great at it. Hubby makes it look so easy. I can and do use my mirrors, and I'm good with the direction, I just have to do it slow. Really slow.

    Bunny, I hope you find a bigger sponge, or better yet, I hope it quits raining for you soon. :fl

    Eggsy, honey sounds awesome!
     
  4. scottcaddy

    scottcaddy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Sounds good to me, That much honey would have my Grandbabies in sweet overload.
    Do you use the whole cone or spin it out? I grew up with the whole cone from Grandpa's bee's, didn't even know about clear separated honey in a jar until I seen it in a store.
    Scott
     
  5. scottcaddy

    scottcaddy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    [​IMG] For Bunny, I hope that you get a dry day!
    Scott
     
  6. Mtn Margie

    Mtn Margie Overrun With Chickens

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    Fresh honey comb! What a treat!
     
  7. 3goodeggs

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  8. N F C

    N F C More coffee please! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Eggsy, your honey sounds delicious! I like the darker honeys myself. How often are you able to get honey from your bees, is that a one or two times per year kind of thing?
     
  9. scottcaddy

    scottcaddy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Good Monday Moaning Everybody!
    Only a 70% chance of rain today, it's getting better.
    Scott
     
  10. N F C

    N F C More coffee please! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Stay dry everyone and let's keep our fingers crossed we see more of this today
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