Handle honeycombs


Handle honeycombs carefully. Place combs into machine. Remove them when empty and place them in vacant supers. Care for the integrity of the honeycomb, and extract as much honey as possible.

Alternative labels

hold honeycombs
handling honeycombs
place honeycombs
utilise honeycombs
handle a honeycomb

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Handle honeycombs is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Honey extractor: Honey extractors operate machines to extract liquid honey from honeycombs. They place decapped honeycombs in honey-extracting machine baskets to empty honeycombs.

Optional skill

Handle honeycombs is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022