{Hive Split}

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On Mother's Day we watched our bees swarm the Maple tree above our hive.It was an overwhelmingly heartbreaking yet beautiful thing to watch!A hive splits when the queen decides to start a new colony due to an overcrowd hive.Fortunately, ours was strong enough to do a second split so we couldhave bees both at the Harvest House and at the Bungalow.This means Moll's and I could be harvesting up to 120 lbs of honey this summer!Today I'm thankful for our bees,for the honey they work so hard to make,and for a best friend who continues to learn new things with me.Happy Thursday, brave ones! . . .

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