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  1. Beesource Beekeeping Forum Threads / Posts  Last Post

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

    1. Welcome Forum

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      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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    6. Equipment/Hardware

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

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    7. Queen & Bee Breeding

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    8. Top Bar Hive Forum

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      Minimalist beekeeping au natural.

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    9. 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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    10. Warre Hive Forum

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      Warre hive beekeeping.

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

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    12. Observation hive construction and management.

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

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    15. Beesource Chat Room

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      Chat schedules and Help

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    16. 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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    3. Blogs and Podcasts

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      Personal blogs and podcasts may be posted here.

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    4. Local Associations

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      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. Home Brewing

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      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://www.beethinking.com/

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    3. http://www.betterbee.com/

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    4. http://www.blueskybeesupply.com/

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    5. http://www.countryrubes.com/

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    6. Honey-B-Gone

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      http://www.honeybgone.com/

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    7. https://www.shastinabeegirls.com/

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  7. The Exchange Threads / Posts  Last Post

    1. For Sale

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      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. Wanting to Buy

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      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. Where To Buy . . .

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      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. Consumer Report

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

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    7. Buy Local Honey

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      Find a source of local honey to buy.

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    8. 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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