|She has been involved in extracting honey since she was 1.
|Setting Up the Extractor
|They had put in the bee escape boards a few days ago. These are one-way doors to encourage the bees to vacate the top frames.
|Smoke reduces the activity level of the bees.
|Nephrology Researcher by Day; Entomologist/Bee Keeper in his Spare Time. He eschews the clumsy gloves, as he feels they get the bees worked up.
|The few remaining bees are blown off.
|And yes, a few bees did follow that truck.
|The walls are broken to allow the honey to flow.
|The honey is strained, and strained, and strained again.
|The first honey of the season.