I'm a commercial Georgia Beekeeper selling Beehives,Nucs,Queens,Honey, Bee Pollen,Beeswax, Candles,Propolis & Beekeeping Supplies.
Nucs and Carniolan Queens are my specialty.
I have a retail honey store mostly open Fri,Sat,Sun 9-9
Honey is available in 5 gallon buckets for resale or mead making.
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GOT CRYSTALLIZED HONEY? NEED TO DRY BEE POLLEN? Acquire an old NON WORKING used oven Your home oven will work if you are careful to tell EVERYONE NOT To turn on without looking inside ALWAYS An older used oven is only for the insulating factor and racks for spacing. The light bulb socket can be used but most require the 220 connection. Use an extension cord or direct wire a lamp or light bulb socket inside. 75 or 100 watt regular light bulbs generate tremendous heat. DEPENDING ON TIME OF YEAR AND ROOM TEMPERATURE DIFFERENT LIGHT BULB BRANDS VARY 1 or 2 bulbs will generate 100 to 140 degrees to re liquefy Honey or reduce moisture and dry Bee Pollen COMMON SENSE PLEASE HONEY EXPANDS WHEN HEATED Loosen or remove lids Glass Jars can be placed anywhere BUT Plastic containers need space from bulbs or might melt Bee Pollen Drying depends on room humidity and how dry you want the Pollen Metal cookie sheets with thin layers a couple of HOURS Plastic Tub Quantities DAYS with stirring Some Ovens will also take 5 Gallon Honey Buckets with EXTREME care on bulb placement 5 Gallons of warm hot honey is a MESS and can travel 20 feet in 20 seconds "TRUST ME" HIGH MOISTURE HONEY Trick 4 or 5 cases of GLASS pint jars NO lids can lower water moisture several percentage when open heated for up to a week HONEY DARKENING WILL OCCUR to a degree NO Refrigerator or Freezers, To Much Plastic, JUST OVENS These are just random idea suggestions for hobbyist size operations SUPER SIZE IT For my 5-10 Gallon Daily Bee Pollen Production Collections
OVEN BEE POLLEN Drying in Commercial Food Kitchen Racks with Food Cabinet Warmer, Georgia Beekeeper John Pluta Bee Pollen Production I use a combination of Light Bulbs, Dehumidifier and Freezers And Air Dry Below
BEE POLLEN Drying Trays, Honeybee Collected Bee Pollen First Stage Processing Moisture Reduction Before Freezing Georgia Beekeeper John Pluta