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  1. #1
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    Mar 2009
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    berkeley, california, USA
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    Default hello from berkeley, CA

    hi there, i'm brand new to beekeeping. i plan to make my top bar hive this weekend and would like to avoid buying packaged bees. anyone out there who lives nearby and needs to make a split?

  2. #2
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    May 2008
    Location
    Concord, CA
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    I know the alameda club is planning a trip to grass valley to buy nuc's in a few weeks.
    http://alamedacountybeekeepers.vox.com/

    Also the mount diablo club has a member thats into top bar hives
    http://www.diablobees.org/
    Dan

  3. #3
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    Location
    San Mateo, CA
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    Post your name with your local police, fire departments, and SPCA, catch a swarm. You will probably get more calls than you want.

  4. #4
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    May 2007
    Location
    Murfreesboro, TN, USA
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    Not close to your area...but wanted to say "welcome" to you and wish you the best.
    "My child, eat honey, for it is good." (Proverbs 24:13)

  5. #5
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    Pepperell, MA.
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    Howdy from the other coast! Glad you're with us.
    "My wife always wanted girls. Just not thousands and thousands of them......"

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    berkeley, california, USA
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    Default

    thanks so much for the tips!

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