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    Please say hello and introduce yourself in our welcome forum or check for the latest announcements.

    1. If this is your first time on the Beesource Beekeeping Forums, please introduce yourself here.

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    2. Rules & Announcements

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      This is a "read only" forum.

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  2. General Beekeeping Forums Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. A joint effort to develop an FAQ on all aspects of beginning beekeeping.

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    2. Bee Forum

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      This is a general beekeeping forum to discuss all the various topics on beekeeping that don't fit in any of the other beekeeping forums.

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    3. Beekeeping 101

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      You're thinking about it or have already taken the first step. Beekeeping basics spoken here!

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    4. Diseases and Pests

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      Identifying and treating diseases and pests.

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    5. Equipment/Hardware

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      Discussion on use and design of hive parts, tools and accessories.

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    6. Queen & Bee Breeding

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    7. Top Bar Hive Forum

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      Minimalist beekeeping au natural.

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    8. Discussing and formulating honeybee management methods that cooperate as much as possible with natural bee biology without resorting to the use of chemicals and drugs.

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    9. Warre Hive Forum

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      Warre hive beekeeping.

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    10. Discuss techniques and experience catching those "wild" bees.

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    11. Observation hive construction and management.

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    13. The raising, keeping and other issues of concern for pollinating bees, other than the honey bee.

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    14. Chat schedules and Help

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    15. Photo Gallery

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      A place to post and view photos about beekeeping.

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  3. Business Side of Beekeeping Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. 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.

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    2. Marketing Forum

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      Focus is on product marketing; labeling, processing for retail sales, licensing and regulations, etc.

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    3. Share your experience with pollination industry participants, either growers, suppliers of bees or managers/brokers, both positive and negative.

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  4. Associations & Societies / Blogs & Pods Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Post any upcoming events or news about your meetings and classes here. (Associations, workshops, clubs, etc.)

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    4. Personal blogs and podcasts may be posted here.

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    5. Local Beekeeping Associations by State

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  5. Bounty of The Hive Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Everything Honey

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      Discussion on types, characteristics, uses, handling and marketing, creating "honey do" lists.

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    2. Recipes

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      Share your "honey" recipes.

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    3. Mead, wine and beer using honey. Recipies, suppliers, instruction, tips, and more.

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    4. Products of The Hive

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      Candlemaking, soapmaking, lotions, balms, ointments.

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    5. Apitherapy

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      One sting at a time.

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  6. Beesource Sponsors and Vendors Threads / Posts  Last Post

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    2. http://arte-cera.com/beesource/

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    3. http://www.beethinking.com/

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    4. http://www.betterbee.com/

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    5. http://www.blueskybeesupply.com/

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    6. http://www.countryrubes.com/

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    7. http://www.honeybgone.com/

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    8. Honey Hive Farms

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      http://www.honeyhivefarms.com/

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    9. https://www.shastinabeegirls.com/

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    10. http://www.shizeltool.com/

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  7. The Exchange Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. For posting beekeeping related items that you want to sell. Please be descriptive (size, amount, cost, contact info, etc.). Price MUST be included.

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    2. Let us know what beekeeping related item you're looking for. Please be descriptive (size, amount, color, contact info, etc.).

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    3. If you really must, post the ever popular and tiring questions, "Where can I buy . . ." or "Who sells the best . . here"

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    4. Post items here that you would like to give away. Please be descriptive (size, amount, color, contact info, etc.).

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    5. Employment

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      For posting beekeeping related employment. Looking for work or looking to hire.

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    6. Share your experience with merchants and suppliers, both positive and negative.

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    7. Find a source of local honey to buy.

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    8. Pollination Service

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      Need bees for pollination? Here is a list of beekeepers who provide colonies for pollination.

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    9. Need a swarm or bees removed from your property? Here is a list of beekeepers who can do it. Honey Bee removal only. Call an exterminator for all other stinging insects.

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  8. Non-Beekeeping Related Forums Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. Coffee Klatch

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      Share and seek information on hobbies and interests other than beekeeping.

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    2. Questions and comments about Beesource/Forums get posted here.

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    3. The doorway to Tailgater.

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