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  1. cleaning out shed- found old wiring table and embedder

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    My great grandfather put these together aside from the newer one that I made. Thought folks might get a kick out of em. I used to be able to wire a frame in under a minute...
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    Re: Watermelon Pollination

    I've never found watermelons , or any melons , to produce honey. Mostly pollen. I pollinate melons every year. Why does he want them on so long? Ours come off in a month or less every year. We...
  3. Re: Is this noraml behavior with bee suppliers?

    This year I put 150 nucs together for queens that I had already put a down payment on. The day of deliver I waited at UPS but the queens didn't come. I called the supplier . He said told me how...
  4. Re: Other Beekeepers putting Bees near your yards

    Shame on us all huh? Shame on you for coming onto a forum you know nothing about to stand up for a guy who was nice to your wife. You'd probably think I was a really nice guy too . Maybe you would...
  5. Re: almond spraying, more than usual for you?

    saw the same thing. Also noticed a large number of beetles in the trees. State came out and took samples. I took pictures of the kill if anyones interested in seeing the magnitude .
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    Re: almond bees stolen

    All these hives are being stolen around the area I have all of mine, I'll be going up today to group and ship . I'll keep my eye out for the dirt bags.
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    Re: Looking for a Beekeeper

    I deleted some messages . go ahead and send it.
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    Re: Looking for a Beekeeper

    Yeah He is 33. Gary Dale Manning Jr. Just got off the phone with Jims Honey . Real nice people. The guy doesn't work for him so that info didn't pan out but he's gonna check around as well. I had...
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    Re: Hives Stolen

    I sent you a private message BB.
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    Re: Looking for a Beekeeper

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    Gary D Manning Jr should be out of the Bakersfield area and may be working for Jim's Honey. Anyone know this guy?
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    Looking for a Beekeeper

    I am looking for a Beekeeper named , Zeke St. James , He may also go by the name of Gary Manning . He has a helper named Jeff Olney . Names may not be spelled correctly. He is out of the Imperial...
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    Re: Hello from Phoenix, AZ

    your welcome to use a yard of mine. How far are you willing to travel?
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    Re: Bees Stolen - Blythe , California

    They went bankrupt. The property has been bought but the new owners decided those citrus trees were not profitable. I've heard wild stories from solar panels , to date trees , to alfalfa going up...
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    Re: Bees Stolen - Blythe , California

    These were not my hives. They were an Uncle of mines. Some of the frames were branded. and some of the boxes were branded from an operation that they had been bought from. There are some promising...
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    Bees Stolen - Blythe , California

    In the early evening hours of Monday, January 27th , 32 colonies of honeybees were stolen from a location near Ehlers backwater on the river in the Palo Verde Valley - Blythe ,Ca. Just below what...
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    Bees swarming from semi in Phoenix.

    http://www.myfoxphoenix.com/story/24676387/2014/02/09/swarm-of-bees-attack-trucker-at-phoenix-truck-stop



    Hehe - Just get the gas and go we gotta make it to those Amonds!
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    Re: Pulling Nucs Almonds

    I've heard of this happening from only one broker. Kept coming up from different sources as I was about to place bees with him. I canceled at the last minute and went with someone else.
  18. Re: Assembled wood and waxed plastic frames by the 1000

    Tim I know you said call but its late. I emailed you with additional questions.
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    Re: 6-way vs. 4-way pallets

    There needs to be a gap between the opposite hives. 3-4 inches and you will be able to tilt the center hive. All of mine have the gap. I recently bought some hives on 6ways without the gap....
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    Re: 6-way vs. 4-way pallets

    I recently went to buy new pallets and was stuck with this same question. I went ahead and ordered 6ways because thats what I already had and to switch them all over to 4's would be a nightmare. both...
  21. Re: Solar Gain - How much difference can it make?

    I like full sun, I also like a little wind break. Its not always possible though. For 4 months out of the year I have to shade my bees here. By shade I mean I add an extra lid ( usually an old...
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    Re: Small Batches of Syrup Feed

    http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v115/rocez/20140101_111257_zps69d169ca.jpg

    This is how I do it. I consider this to be a small batch
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    Re: Beekeeping while Pregnant

    my wife is 9 months pregnant and we'll be going out and feeding a couple hundred hives today. I would just advise not to do any lifting and yes, consult your doctor.
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    Re: Loading/Unloading Fee

    I paid $3 bucks a hive in close proximately to where they were placed last year (including placement) and 5$ on ones that were a ways away. It wasn't bad, but came out to be a few thousand bucks....
  25. Re: Where are you buying your package bees?

    I like Bees.
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