Re: Reasonable price for annual management of colonies?
Have you considered renting him 8 hives at $75.00 each? Maybe it isn't a good honey location. Though I don't know why it wouldn't be. If he sprays a lot, that might not be good.
Originally Posted by Nate Ellis
If you pollinated this orchard then everything would be yours and you would get paid for the service. Drawback is you would have to be able to move 8 hives. You could put them on a trailer, permanently.
Setting the full trailer right in the middle of the orchard.
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