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How to Harvest Honey from a Top Bar Hive

Learn how to harvest honey from your top bar hive

This year, I kept two different styles of beehives: a top bar and a Langstroth. I did not collect any honey from the Langstroth this fall, but I did harvest some from the top bar. Harvesting honey from a top bar hive is quite different from a Langstroth, and I wanted to share my experience. You can read a bit about the general differences between the two styles of hives from last week’s post.  Last week, I wrote about how I…

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