• Spring flooding affected some Oklahoma beehives

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    SKIATOOK, Okla. - Quick Facts:

    • Oklahoma beekeepers said historic flooding this spring had an effect on their hives and honey production.
    • The owner of Skiatook Bee Supply told FOX23 several beekeepers across the state lost beehives when floodwater washed them away.
    • People managed to save some bees when hives were found floating in the water.
    • Skiatook Bee Supply did not experience any flooding, but the heavy rain kept their bees from mating. The extra rain also created too much moisture in some of the honey supply.

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