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    Re: mailing honey

    thanks for the tips. i'll get some supplies down at the post office.
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    mailing honey

    i got a small honey crop this year that i put in pint canning jars. i want to send these as holiday gifts to family members. what's the best way to package it so it ships intact? bubble wrap?
  3. Re: Should I try and plant Bee tree seeds now

    3-5 sounds right. mine were started from seed a few years ago, in the 5 year range. this is the first year of bloom. the fruit is used for medicinal purposes in some places. i've seen more native...
  4. Re: Should I try and plant Bee tree seeds now

    i would for sure get them to germinate and grow some before planting out if you have the space...like starting annual veggies and flowers. i would shoot for very early spring to set them out. it...
  5. Re: How can I prevent bee damage from drift of Entrust (spinosad)?

    the label says that 3 hours is the exclusion time. ask the applier to do so very early am or just before dark. or find out when they will spray and confine your bees for 3 hours. bees don't work...
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    Re: clover

    you wont see the sweet clover until next year when it grows tall and flowers.
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    Re: You might bee a beekeeper if ?

    if the worst 4 letter word is bear.
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    Re: Need your input to price my honey.

    Blacksburg, VA
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    Re: Need your input to price my honey.

    $10 a pint at the farmers market. sell out of what i bring which last time was a dozen jars.
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    Re: Sourwood

    move your bees richard.
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    Re: Business setup

    sales tax law and its associated rules and regulations differ by state. in VA you are required to charge sales tax for any retail sale unless the purchaser is a non-profit organization or a reseller....
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    Re: Business setup

    i am a cpa. what mark said above about cpa's being only interested in the big ones is a bit unfair. its true that there are some like that. i am not and i'm sure there are many who feel the way i do...
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    Re: Maximillian Sunflowers

    we have some of them here. i haven't noticed any honeybees ( or any other pollinators) on them. they are similar to jerusalem artichokes. the root is edible.
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    Re: Advice Needed

    i am a bit south of you. a lot of beekeepers who live around here get packages from Brushy Mountain.
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    Re: plant now or wait tilk spring?

    if you have enough seed you could plant some now and some in the spring and cover both bases.
  16. Re: 2012 Buy or sell $600 of Honey without A 1099

    looks to me that the only change to the present 1099 rules is that 1099's have to be issued to corps as well as other forms of business entity. under present rules you don't send 1099's to...
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    Re: Low price sugar at target

    i bought 2 10 lb bags at WM yesterday for that same price...47.2/cents/lb. i asked someone who works there where the 25 lb bags were. she walked me over to where the sugar is displayed and didn't...
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    Re: Electric Fence

    you could also look at the Premier Fence website.
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    Re: bees and guineas

    i have guineas and bees and there is no problem with having both in the garden or anywhere else for that matter. i don't think the guineas will solve your garden insect issues on their own.
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    Re: Pesticides?

    it doesn't make much sense that it would effect just one hive if its a pesticide.
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    Re: sugar ratio

    yes thats correct
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    Re: weather channel info

    i think the info given by the weather channel refers to airborn pollen that effects people with allergies and has nothing to do with the pollen that bees find by visiting plants.
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    Re: venom reaction - need advice

    I get the swelling up reaction too but it goes away after a while. The one unit bee jackets or suits do give more protection.
  24. Re: Knucklehead Needs Advice Re J. Deere Lawn Tractor Value/Purchase

    I think that MTD makes the John Deere lawn tractors. I have a troy built that is also made by MTD and it is a few years old and does a good job. I have to replace the deck drive belt a lot but that...
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    Re: Wood burners- opinons advice etc

    I have a wood burning furnace but I haven't used it for quite a while. I think its a Hot Blast made by US Stove. Since the power goes out here sometimes it is better for me to use a standard wood...
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