No, October is actually a great time to harvest honey. The honey that bees make in the fall is some of the best quality honey of the year. It is dark and rich, with a strong flavor.
If you are thinking of harvesting honey this October, there are a few things you should keep in mind. First, make sure the bees have enough honey stored up in their hive to get them through the winter.
They need about 60 pounds of honey to survive the winter. Second, when you harvest the honey, be sure to leave enough for the bees. They need about 10 pounds of honey to eat each day.
If you follow these two simple tips, you can enjoy delicious, high-quality honey this October, and the bees will be able to get through the winter just fine.