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    Re: Extractor-less honey by- "Honey Flow" - Flow Hive

    That is the Aussie spirit, mate!
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    Re: Extractor-less honey by- "Honey Flow" - Flow Hive

    Just think what the mailing list alone would be worth to Dadant, Mannlake etc!
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    Re: Need to wash my ventilated jacket...

    I have had mine for a good number of years...is it 6 years? It is holding up very well. It is not white anymore but it all works. The elastic at the arm ends are worn but would be easy to replace.
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    Re: How many bees on a frame?

    Just finished the count and I agree with Michael...
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    Re: Price for a rotted out hive with bees?

    be generous!
    I had a similar situation. I gave way too much and it was way too much work. I still drop off a jar of heney when I pass. There are things we should do not for money.
  6. Re: dadant smoker poor quality control! see pics attached

    Oldtimer: "
    I sell bees, mostly FD singles. I sell quality gear, the boxes cost me more to make because they are rot proofed, the lids are expensive ones that will last and the bottom boards are...
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    Re: Extractor-less honey by- "Honey Flow" - Flow Hive

    Melbourne!
    Yes, mine are 18 and 19 and not interested in bees anymore. They both where when they where smaller.
    Maybe the FLOW hive will bring them back:)

    One day you may make it a little...
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    Re: Extractor-less honey by- "Honey Flow" - Flow Hive

    They look like western grey and your GD is a real cute one...but then they grow up.
    I'm inland from Maroochydore and the picture could be taken not too far from here. If you visit her, drop in.
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    Re: Weatherproof / Writable Hive Tags

    Thanks! Pencil!!!

    I have used rather expensive waterproof felt pens but since the Xylene is gone the pens are no good. A pencil it is. Best ideas are so simple.
  10. Re: Small scale extraction set up? Up to 20 hives..

    I have now 30 hives.
    We have an Electric uncapping knive, a couple of squer tubs to uncap into and a 4 frame , motorised extractor, some plastic buckets with strainer...that is it.
  11. Re: How do you apply the lemon grass oil or swarm commander on a swarm trap?

    I do the same. The Q-tip will be found outside a hive after a few days
  12. Re: Pay your state bee fees! I was a fugitive from justice

    Go, do it! OH I believe has abolished the death penalty but our friend in AL could have ended up on the chair.
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    Re: Rendering Beeswax from Brood Frames

    I have to agree. I use a fairly large boiler and place about 14 Full Size frames inside, boil up the water with the frames, shake off the rubbish.
    I get fairly clean frames but very little wax. The...
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    Re: Bee Shield

    I wonder if any of the tests have been done? I think they where promised last year around Spring?
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    Re: Extractor-less honey by- "Honey Flow" - Flow Hive

    Irradiation equipment loves plastic!
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    Escape Boards - sensational - NEW

    Now I got your attention....I have never used any of the escape boards.

    I was just thinking , if an Escape Board like this or similar ( http://www.dave-cushman.net/bee/8wayescapebd.html)
    could be...
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    Re: Extractor-less honey by- "Honey Flow"

    Thing is in advertising, negative publicity is still publicity. This thing has gone truly viral.
    OLDTIMER - you mentioned a while ago that everybody is writing to you about the FLOW hive.
    I can...
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    Re: Extractor-less honey by- "Honey Flow"

    "Max is a patent from 1940 still valid? I thought they had an expiry date?
    I gather back then it was 17 years. Interesting - one of the cross section looks quite similar.
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    Re: Extractor-less honey by- "Honey Flow"

    This looks interesting. Somebody should look into it a bit deeper:)

    United States Patent US2223561
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    Re: Management changes for flow hive

    Don't you believe it. The kudos, magic of having a hive in the yard is huge.
    I have clients who pay me much more to take care and harvest the honey than the honey is ever worth retail.
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    Re: Management changes for flow hive

    ""My mate the bee keeper reckons it could open up a market for beekeepers to service hives for a fee. They come in a couple of times a year to check the hive for disease or beetle and any other...
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    Re: Anybody know what these are?

    "Bogdan's wife during a hive inspection" - I think this is the first time I see somebody using a Frame Lifter - cool. I sell them but have never used one.
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    Re: Extractor-less honey by- "Honey Flow"

    Got it! I have never shown much interest in RL or Union. The term does not appear in Tennis!
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    Re: Extractor-less honey by- "Honey Flow"

    beeware. I can hear you thinking...buy shares in indiegogo
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    Re: Extractor-less honey by- "Honey Flow"

    "They rip the $2+ million on fast cars, gambling, hookers and blow....where's that leave Michael Bush?
    beemanden.
    The inventors are honest, hard-working Australians. We don't have fast cars, we...
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