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Forum: Commercial Beekeeping/Pollination

Beekeeping from a commercial point of view. Focus is on income production and cost/time efficiencies, pros/cons of certain practices, and other subjects more of concern to those making their primary income from bees.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Bulk honey prices and market outlook

    Started by irwin harlton, 11-07-2008 08:33 AM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Pollination prices

    Started by Bens-Bees, 12-03-2009 08:45 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Blue Diamond - in the orchard reports

    Started by JohnK and Sheri, 02-04-2015 11:26 PM
    • Replies: 7
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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Forum rules revisited

    Started by JohnK and Sheri, 08-18-2010 11:32 AM
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  1. Pollination fair value

    Started by BeeSummey208, 02-03-2015 04:42 PM
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  2. Getting bees ready to head to cali

    Started by stevethebeeman, 01-21-2015 06:31 PM
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  3. Honey Creamer

    Started by JoshW, 02-02-2015 12:48 PM
    • Replies: 7
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  4. What do you do for lights on your loader?

    Started by Crabo, 01-22-2015 08:16 PM
    • Replies: 8
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  5. Poll Poll: Bees, lies and evidence-based policy

    Started by Ian, 10-05-2014 07:42 PM
    21 Pages
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  6. Easy Money!! Easy Money!!

    Started by HarryVanderpool, 09-23-2013 10:42 AM
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    • Replies: 58
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    02-02-2015, 07:23 AM Go to last post
  7. Economics of pollination for distant beekeepers

    Started by bison, 01-31-2015 10:33 AM
    • Replies: 13
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    02-01-2015, 11:10 AM Go to last post
  8. Insurance for Bee Keepers

    Started by Crabo, 01-29-2015 09:36 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    01-31-2015, 09:51 AM Go to last post
  9. Building Commercial Migratory Pallets, with Pallet Plans

    Started by DC Honeybees, 01-27-2013 07:36 PM
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  10. Manitoba Beekeepers Association's “White Paper” document

    Started by Ian, 01-24-2015 07:30 PM
    2 Pages
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  11. Best time period for guys picking up Nucs?

    Started by LeeHoney, 01-19-2015 08:06 AM
    • Replies: 6
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    01-29-2015, 07:03 AM Go to last post
  12. Probiotics in Prepared Patties

    Started by Ian, 01-21-2015 12:30 PM
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    • Replies: 26
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    01-29-2015, 06:21 AM Go to last post
  13. Profit Analysis

    Started by BK6BR, 01-27-2015 11:36 AM
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  14. The pulse of the commercial operations

    Started by hex0rz, 01-25-2015 12:13 AM
    • Replies: 13
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  15. Whats the going rate for singles after almonds?

    Started by mroark, 01-27-2015 03:14 PM
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  16. Almond buds, Lost Hills, Jan 26

    Started by JWChesnut, 01-26-2015 11:04 PM
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  17. where to send honey samples for testing?

    Started by Brian Suchan, 01-19-2015 08:34 PM
    • Replies: 13
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    01-25-2015, 10:17 PM Go to last post
  18. Transporting bees - Netting

    Started by BeeSummey208, 01-24-2015 07:23 PM
    • Replies: 8
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    01-25-2015, 10:58 AM Go to last post
  19. Migratory pallet questions?

    Started by Billy Joe Adair, 01-23-2015 08:30 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    01-23-2015, 06:32 PM Go to last post
  20. Bee Forage Crude Protien and AA Breakdown

    Started by Ian, 01-16-2015 04:18 PM
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  21. Preheating honey for finer filtration

    Started by Crabo, 01-18-2015 01:45 PM
    • Replies: 8
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    01-21-2015, 08:49 PM Go to last post
  22. Start-up Extraction Line

    Started by mroark, 01-20-2015 08:57 AM
    • Replies: 5
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    01-21-2015, 09:27 AM Go to last post
  23. Super DFM - Honeybees

    Started by Ian, 12-12-2014 07:42 AM
    15 Pages
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  24. What kind of honey pump?

    Started by Crabo, 01-19-2015 08:19 PM
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  25. Over wintering hives

    Started by Keith Jarrett, 12-24-2014 11:19 AM
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    • Replies: 92
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    01-18-2015, 04:53 PM Go to last post
  26. Honey pipes too cold

    Started by Crabo, 01-18-2015 01:31 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    01-18-2015, 04:07 PM Go to last post
  27. Bee thefts starting up already.

    Started by BeeGhost, 12-18-2014 12:31 PM
    • Replies: 10
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    01-17-2015, 05:15 PM Go to last post
  28. Question Hives Too Large For Almonds

    Started by HarryVanderpool, 01-14-2015 06:51 PM
    • Replies: 13
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    01-16-2015, 06:37 AM Go to last post
  29. Sideliner Profitability Study

    Started by Specialkayme, 12-11-2014 03:28 PM
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    • Replies: 95
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  30. Almond Pollination 2014.2 AKA 2015.1

    Started by Honey-4-All, 01-13-2015 09:53 PM
    • Replies: 9
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    01-15-2015, 02:45 PM Go to last post
  31. Varroa Still a Major Challenge?

    Started by JSL, 01-09-2015 07:10 AM
    • Replies: 15
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    01-15-2015, 12:17 PM Go to last post
  32. Running two queen colonies

    Started by matt1954, 01-03-2015 08:43 AM
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  33. Weekend Help during Honey Season Pay Question

    Started by JessL, 01-13-2015 11:33 AM
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  34. Exclamation Leaves on almond trees on January 5th?

    Started by HarryVanderpool, 01-05-2015 03:04 PM
    • Replies: 11
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    01-10-2015, 12:05 AM Go to last post
  35. Royal Jelly Pricing

    Started by Ian, 01-08-2015 04:33 PM
    • Replies: 18
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  36. Moving companies

    Started by Seven Hills, 01-08-2015 06:00 PM
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    01-09-2015, 08:29 AM Go to last post
  37. The harvest of pollen: bad business?

    Started by Eduardo Gomes, 11-27-2014 02:53 PM
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  38. How many man hours per hive?

    Started by David LaFerney, 01-08-2015 01:03 PM
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  39. Ez lift hive cart

    Started by Brian Suchan, 09-16-2014 08:07 AM
    • Replies: 8
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    01-06-2015, 05:40 AM Go to last post
  40. Configuration of almond bee boxes

    Started by Duncan MacLeod, 10-20-2014 09:37 AM
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  41. Corn Syrup/Bleach

    Started by Father & Sons Apiary, 09-21-2013 06:40 PM
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  42. Branding boxes

    Started by trapper_dave, 01-01-2015 08:33 PM
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  43. Migratory lids

    Started by Father & Sons Apiary, 11-27-2013 04:17 PM
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  44. Spin Float consideration

    Started by BMAC, 12-23-2013 05:50 AM
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  45. odd phone call

    Started by rainesridgefarm, 12-31-2014 05:32 PM
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  46. Stand on the shoulders of the giants

    Started by Ian, 12-29-2014 07:22 AM
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  47. Oxalic drizzle in winter

    Started by B&E, 12-14-2014 02:52 PM
    2 Pages
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    mites oxalic cold weather
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  48. Formic Acid Flash Treatment

    Started by Calibeekeeper, 12-29-2014 07:33 PM
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  49. Feeding Sub Response

    Started by JSL, 12-18-2014 08:35 AM
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    12-30-2014, 07:33 PM Go to last post
  50. Setting escape boards with our Ezyloader

    Started by Ian, 08-03-2013 07:32 AM
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    12-29-2014, 03:45 PM Go to last post
  51. Best State to Be a Commercial Beekeeper

    Started by scituatema, 12-22-2014 07:10 PM
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  52. Oxalic acid vaporizer

    Started by RowdyFreeman, 11-13-2014 09:52 PM
    • Replies: 10
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    12-26-2014, 07:36 AM Go to last post
  53. Question Fall feeders

    Started by Ben Little, 09-08-2014 09:57 AM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 45
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    12-24-2014, 09:28 AM Go to last post
  54. Bottom Boards

    Started by floyd87, 12-23-2014 06:10 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    12-24-2014, 06:40 AM Go to last post
  55. Video of Honey Super Assembly

    Started by sharpdog, 12-22-2014 10:55 PM
    assembly, finger joint, glue, jig, supers
    • Replies: 11
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    12-23-2014, 04:34 PM Go to last post
  56. The optimal cluster cavity???

    Started by Honey-4-All, 12-20-2014 10:21 AM
    • Replies: 15
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    12-22-2014, 09:32 PM Go to last post
  57. Tarantula Hawk wasp friendly or foe?

    Started by dkdusey, 11-17-2014 09:36 AM
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    12-21-2014, 02:54 AM Go to last post
  58. utresept

    Started by Heintz88, 12-19-2014 05:00 AM
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    12-20-2014, 12:51 PM Go to last post
  59. Big Grin Full time Beekeeper

    Started by Ben Little, 11-21-2014 03:37 PM
    3 Pages
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    12-19-2014, 11:03 PM Go to last post
  60. Syurp pump

    Started by B&E, 12-17-2014 06:50 PM
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    12-18-2014, 01:17 PM Go to last post
  61. Help me price this bid (pumpkin pollination)

    Started by angel, 12-15-2014 11:11 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,133
    12-17-2014, 03:21 AM Go to last post

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