Type: Posts; User: HarryVanderpool
You might want to double check that, Rader.
Sorry Bob. Ads are not allowed in the Business Side of Beekeeping forums, price or no price.
You may want to check out the For Sale forum.
Dang it! :doh:
And just when I was getting all excited about taking bees wood cutting......
A few months ago Bee Culture had an article about Oxalic vaporization.
The author gave some calculations that were in error.
So I sent a letter to the editor that was not published.
Here is what I...
Also, it is very important to realize that when you find one these (wide open fields) or (farm fields), they are owned by someone.
That someone almost certainly has a long standing relationship with...
One of my Cherry growers told me about a chunk of land that he owns outside a little town next to Salem.
He told me that I was welcome to set up a yard there if it suited me.
So I went there and it...
Take a look at Maxant's little 1" pump.
I have one that is at least 30 years old and never had a single problem.
I use it to pump honey from barrels into our bottling tanks.
The first thing that...
That would be "has".
I want to see how many strapping tools Harry HAS
Now get back under that bus, Keith!!!
Keith >------> :bus
But then I would have to give up all of my dirty little secrets!!!
I suppose that one of the most valuable aspects of BeeSource is our ability to report what we see in the rear view mirror to those that are just starting down the road.
Vance, I started on a shoestring as well,
I think that is a really good way to begin.
Grow your outfit with no debt and at a pace that allows one to learn as you go.
Thousands of hives on a...
"Don't buy trucks, forklifts or equipment; buy more bees. and boxes. Everything else will take care of it' self."
This statement has been made in a few threads recently and I just want to register...
Our locker is auto-locking.
When one wheel, under power, runs ahead of the other, the mechanism engages in the carrier to lock:
We find the we use 4WD mainly to get out of a pickle.
I rarely have needed 4WD to GET INTO a spot. It seems that you go in, unload and then either in turning around or driving out you run into...
The two most important things that a bee truck MUST have:
1) A good stereo.
2) Air conditioning
O.K. I'm turning over a new leaf:
I am going to start showing off more often..
I started this thread about trucks and it evolves into GREAT advice for newer beekeepers.
I agree with every word!...
I hope to have mine all outfitted by the 4th of July.
Cutting hay right now.
Really want it on the road when we start pulling honey.
One thing to consider in looking for an older diesel truck is the California Air Board rules.
Are you ever planning to use your truck in Almonds?
In a nutshell, Diesel trucks with an engine model...
We gave our '99 that name due to the fact that it had so many cool features.
Ezy Loader, Detroit Locker locking rear axle, FWD, ect...
Kind of the Chitty Chitty Bang Bang of bee...
Keeps on trucking!
Takes a licking and keeps on ticking....
Thank you for the great tip.
I thought about it on and off last night.
It's one thing to smash your rear window out or get a bunch of rock chips on the back of your new truck.
It's another thing...
All of us like looking at pictures of trucks and forklifts.
And Hey! I like showing off!!
A match made in heaven. ;)