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    indy, Thanks for the referral! Also, thanks...

    indy,

    Thanks for the referral! Also, thanks for spelling my name correctly . . . most folks don't and I sometimes have trouble with it.:rolleyes:

    backer,

    At present there is no beek...
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    Hey! Thanks for the referral!!!!! 'Preciate it.

    Hey! Thanks for the referral!!!!! 'Preciate it.
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    coyote, Like ganga says, we're a "keep-quiet"...

    coyote,

    Like ganga says, we're a "keep-quiet" bunch so I 'magine there are a few more than 120 of us.

    But, I can tell you that in this neck of the woods (SW corner of the state) there are...
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    Troy, Here's a web site...

    Troy,

    Here's a web site (www.ars.usda.gov/Services/docs.htm?docid=11053) for your reference that gives you specifics about submitting samples. There is no charge.

    Tucson has been testing...
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    applebwoi, In the last six months, I've...

    applebwoi,

    In the last six months, I've picked up sixteen new colonies via swarm collection or colony removal; most were removals. A sample from each colony was sent to the USDA bee lab in...
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    IslandMauntainFarm, Sorry for the delayed...

    IslandMauntainFarm,

    Sorry for the delayed response . . . been off line for a few days.

    You may need to experiment to find the dose that works for you . . . in this locale, a couple of...
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    IslandMountainFarm, A few comments . . . but...

    IslandMountainFarm,

    A few comments . . . but first welcome back to the world of beekeeping!

    Screened bottom boards . . . I've begun to leave the trays out of mine all year around . . . of...
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    Webcast: A Spring of Dying Bees

    One of the individuals I provide pollination services for has passed along the following information.

    A webcast is scheduled tomorrow (Saturday) at 9:00 AM Pacific on

    www.metrofarm.com. Some...
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    Pooh, Since you are looking for a nearby...

    Pooh,

    Since you are looking for a nearby supplier, you may want to contact these folks: http://ziaqueenbeecompany.com/. They are just nort of Santa Fe.
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    Chef, The words that are most powerful...

    Chef,

    The words that are most powerful judging from my customers' comments are "local" and "raw." Local is by far the most powerful. The word "honey" is of course pretty significant.
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    IBEEME, Ditto on the green chile! Great...

    IBEEME,

    Ditto on the green chile! Great recommendation, Ardilla.

    Albuquerque has celebrated its 300th anniversary (this site may be interesting to you: www.itsatrip.org/tricentennial). I...
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    Ardilla, Congrats on your start up. I'm...

    Ardilla,

    Congrats on your start up. I'm interested in knowing how it goes!
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    Chef, Captured my first swarm of the season...

    Chef,

    Captured my first swarm of the season two days ago. It resulted from a call from one of my customers who remembered that my jar labels included my phone number.

    The use of a business...
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    drobbins, Sorry for the delayed response . . ....

    drobbins,

    Sorry for the delayed response . . . been on the road and although I had access to a computer, I couldn't remember my Beesource password . . . chalk it up to old age.

    The MS Access...
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    drobbins, Sorry for the delayed response . . ....

    drobbins,

    Sorry for the delayed response . . . been on the road and although I had access to a computer, I couldn't my Beesource password . . . chalk it up to old age.

    The MS Access database...
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    IndianaHoney, Darn! I thought you meant you...

    IndianaHoney,

    Darn!

    I thought you meant you were coming to NM. I was intending to put out the welcome mat. ;)
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    coyote, I used a journal, exactly in the...

    coyote,

    I used a journal, exactly in the manner you described, professionally for years. My vendor of choice was Daytimer (two pages per day format, with add-in sheets of many kinds all in a page...
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    coyote, The nicot and Jenter systems are quite...

    coyote,

    The nicot and Jenter systems are quite similar and work on the same principles. Capacities are also similar.

    After reviewing the nongrafting systems available, I chose the Jenter...
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    I've had no luck in getting a response from the...

    I've had no luck in getting a response from the Really Raw folks. :confused:

    Cyndi, thanks for the testimonial! smile.gif You're right, mesquite honey is very special. It sells out quick!...
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    Lloyd, Thanks for your feedback. I must say...

    Lloyd,

    Thanks for your feedback.

    I must say that I don't find the descriptions of the so-called Really Raw honey to be appealing or appetizing. But, the folks asking me about it have sure...
  21. MichaelW, Am getting in on this thread late. ...

    MichaelW,

    Am getting in on this thread late. I checked the website you cited in your original post, but found no database to download! Is there another way to check it out?

    I've got an Access...
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    Have not tried it. However, I noticed the...

    Have not tried it. However, I noticed the following recipe in a recent issue of New Mexico Magazine. It was for "red chile" honey, but I suppose you could easily adapt it to jalepeno peppers.
    ---...
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    'Preciate the feedback! I've reviewed the web...

    'Preciate the feedback!

    I've reviewed the web site John F referenced. Seems like they are interested in drawing (recruiting)other beekeepers into their service to the consumer. Interesting. ...
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    I've had a couple of customers ask for really raw...

    I've had a couple of customers ask for really raw honey. Seems that they have purchased honey of that description by mail order from distant sources. They are looking for a local source.

    Athough...
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    Chef, Yep! I use MS Access. The customer...

    Chef,

    Yep! I use MS Access. The customer database is mostly used to give customers a "heads up" when a honey harvest is about to go to market. They can sign up for the notice either through my...
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