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    Re: The Start of 2014 Almonds

    We are on our way to the World Ag Expo in Tulare now so we will take pictures along the way.
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    Re: The Start of 2014 Almonds

    More pictures added. These pictures were taken between Chico and Ord Bend.
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    The Start of 2014 Almonds

    Here are a few pictures from earlier this week in northern California 2014 Almonds
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    Re: Russell's Apiaries

    mudlake, in your post on 7/13, you talk like your order is already 45 days late, yet YOUR OWN requested ship date was the 18th or 19th of this month, and they were sent on YOUR requested date. And...
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    Re: Year round pallets

    thats correct
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    Re: Year round pallets

    Though we are not commercial yet, our pallets have a screen bottom over a solid plywood bottom:

    http://i552.photobucket.com/albums/jj355/rusty3050/bees/pallets/DSC07758.jpg
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    Re: Queen laying pattern

    Queen is from last year, daughter of an Italian Koehnen I believe. We are currently grafting from that queen.
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    Re: Queen laying pattern

    I took this picture last week

    http://i552.photobucket.com/albums/jj355/rusty3050/5-19%20bees/116resized-1.jpg
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    Re: 2 OZ Bears as marketing tool?

    Here ya go
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    Re: Best selling honey containers

    I sell the 1/2 lb, 1 lb, 2 lb plastic squeeze and 1 and 2 lb glass jars. The 1 LB inverted no drip plastic squeeze bottles are my best seller. People choose the plastic squeeze bottles over glass...
  11. Thread: Bee die off

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    Re: Bee die off

    Why is everything in the hive wet, including the bees? How many times have you sprayed them with sugar water since you installed the package? It looks like there is so much moisture in the hive that...
  12. Re: THE HEAT IS ON. Temps push almond buds early.

    We drove around some of the almond orchards between Chico and Glenn yesterday and today, here are a few pics

    http://s289.photobucket.com/albums/ll225/rustyhawk/almonds/
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    Re: How much for a Pint?

    We sell ours at $8 per pound, so that would be $12 per pint and the customers don't bat an eye. We also sell half pounders for $5 and they sell great also.
  14. Re: Frame prices at Man Lake went up significantly

    I agree, their quick service is awesome, if I order right now, they will ship it today and I will have it tomorrow.
  15. Re: Frame prices at Man Lake went up significantly

    I just called both the Woodland, CA branch and the Hackensack, MN office and they both told me the price is 67.50 for 100 deep OR medium frames and the website is wrong. They told me they changed...
  16. Re: Frame prices at Man Lake went up significantly

    I just called Mann Lake to see if this was true or not and I was told that the price has not gone up it is still $67.50 for 100 unassembled select deep frames.
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    Re: Honey for patties ??

    So its better to let the bees starve than to give them some protein supplement?

    Not all pollens are high quality either. When bees run out of protein in their gut...... they die.
  18. Re: Need Advice about Beekeeping in the Southwest

    here ya go :)
    Let me Google that for you
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