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    Re: my stand at our Farmers' MARKET

    Hi from loyal, what prices are you charging for your honey this year? I haven't harvested yet.
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    Sticky: Re: Post your bloom dates 2014!

    Bees bringing in yellow pollen. Only thing I see blooming are the maples. Anyone else in central WI seeing pollen sources?
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    Re: Help please, Lost apivar strip

    Thanks to all who responded. I'm afraid of losing a lot of bees if we try and tip the lower deep. There was a thick layer of bees on top. We will leave it till spring. If we use the apivar next...
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    Help please, Lost apivar strip

    Went to remove apivar strips from 2 deeps. I could only find 1 strip in the lower deep despite fishing around the many bees. It must have slipped down between frames. I don't want to start taking...
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    Re: Bee sting

    Got my first sting (2nd yr beek) while putting on mite treatment wearing rubber gloves. One got me on the wrist. I felt like it was deserved after messing in the deeps.
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    Re: Mint flavor in honey

    Did sell this honey as basswood. A local longtime bee keeper said he'd never seen such a white basswood honey. We had tasting available when selling and it's been a popular seller. Had to put some...
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    Re: Mint flavor in honey

    thanks for the info. My husband and I both like the flavor so I'm sure others will too. I will have supers to harvest that were placed later in the month. It will be interesting to taste the...
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    Mint flavor in honey

    hi from Loyal Wi. Harvested a super of mint scented and flavored honey today. super was placed 6-30 and was full but uncapped in 1 week. Could this be basswood honey? Our property is surrounded but I...
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