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Offline eddiedlzn

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white honey
« on: August 20, 2009, 05:38:01 AM »
Hi everyone, I live in central illinois I extracted some honey tonight from a few supers and the the honey is white. does anyone know why and from what flowers it came from.

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Re: white honey
« Reply #1 on: August 20, 2009, 08:21:34 AM »
how white is it, got a picture?
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Re: white honey
« Reply #2 on: August 21, 2009, 12:21:59 AM »
When you say white, do you mean while like this screen or clear?
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Offline RayMarler

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Re: white honey
« Reply #3 on: August 21, 2009, 03:44:29 AM »
Is there any Cotton being grown in the area around your hives?
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Re: white honey
« Reply #4 on: August 21, 2009, 09:03:22 PM »
i have some hives on cotton; does this mean my honey is going yo be white?
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Re: white honey
« Reply #5 on: August 21, 2009, 09:14:05 PM »
Do you think maybe brood was extracted as well? That would make it cloudy.
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Re: white honey
« Reply #6 on: August 24, 2009, 04:14:46 AM »
All I know for sure is black locust is clear like water and has a VERY mild flavor.