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Forum: Commercial Beekeeping

Beekeeping from a commercial point of view. Focus is on income production and cost/time efficiencies, pros/cons of certain practices, and other subjects more of concern to those making their primary income from bees.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Bulk honey prices and market outlook

    Started by irwin harlton, 11-07-2008 08:33 AM
    72 Pages
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    • Replies: 1,433
    • Views: 729,194
    02-29-2020, 07:26 AM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Pollination prices

    Started by Bens-Bees, 12-03-2009 08:45 PM
    18 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 18
    • Replies: 345
    • Views: 311,817
    01-03-2020, 05:11 PM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Forum rules revisited

    Started by JohnK and Sheri, 08-18-2010 11:32 AM
    • Replies: 0
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    08-18-2010, 11:32 AM Go to last post
  1. Is A&O open?

    Started by beesohappy, Yesterday 10:55 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 112
    Yesterday, 08:00 PM Go to last post
  2. Super Bee 1-K Hydraulic Knock

    Started by beepimp, 04-04-2020 10:43 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 142
    04-04-2020, 10:43 AM Go to last post
  3. Forest Service Apiaries

    Started by psnolte, 03-30-2020 07:01 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 342
    04-03-2020, 03:06 PM Go to last post
  4. Sugar Syrup Dispensing - Hose Type and Length

    Started by Shibukraj, 03-08-2020 05:47 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 671
    03-25-2020, 01:55 PM Go to last post
  5. Diesel fuel on steel ply

    Started by Crabo, 03-19-2020 11:07 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 485
    03-22-2020, 07:39 AM Go to last post
  6. Honey yard spacing

    Started by calkal, 03-17-2020 02:11 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 487
    03-19-2020, 09:54 AM Go to last post
  7. Sugar Syrup Feeder -- Help -- Pump Dry Run

    Started by Shibukraj, 03-08-2020 12:22 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 565
    03-15-2020, 07:11 AM Go to last post
  8. Radial Extractor Stand

    Started by Saskie, 01-30-2019 05:21 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,718
    03-14-2020, 03:46 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 1,887
    03-06-2020, 11:36 PM Go to last post
  9. Smile Blue Diamond Almond Bloom Reports.

    Started by HarryVanderpool, 02-14-2020 08:56 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 637
    03-02-2020, 08:07 AM Go to last post
  10. Running two queen colonies

    Started by matt1954, 01-03-2015 08:43 AM
    9 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 9
    • Replies: 176
    • Views: 185,853
    03-02-2020, 12:58 AM Go to last post
  11. Boom for a Loader

    Started by MTN-Bees, 02-11-2018 04:22 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 47
    • Views: 13,972
    02-28-2020, 12:14 AM Go to last post
  12. Pollination Rates

    Started by Bkelley1, 02-20-2020 08:02 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 422
    02-20-2020, 08:02 PM Go to last post
  13. nuc sales agreement

    Started by bob393, 02-15-2020 07:34 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 30
    • Views: 3,972
    02-20-2020, 09:06 AM Go to last post
  14. Extracting Lines

    Started by dgl1948, 04-28-2019 08:22 AM
    • Replies: 5
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    02-14-2020, 10:13 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 613
    02-06-2020, 10:56 AM Go to last post
  15. Foam filled tires

    Started by Crabo, 12-26-2019 07:18 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,680
    01-27-2020, 09:46 AM Go to last post
  16. Almond Prices

    Started by BecunaBees, 01-20-2020 10:27 AM
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 2,296
    01-25-2020, 05:38 AM Go to last post
  17. Sugar- cost of goods sold?

    Started by BowersBees, 01-22-2020 06:12 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 663
    01-23-2020, 05:44 AM Go to last post
  18. Stolen hives in N cal

    Started by loggermike, 01-17-2020 07:33 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 986
    01-22-2020, 08:44 AM Go to last post
  19. rate of expansion

    Started by lharder, 02-03-2019 08:17 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,461
    01-17-2020, 08:41 AM Go to last post
  20. Dumb Question

    Started by BecunaBees, 01-12-2020 10:24 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 704
    01-13-2020, 06:31 AM Go to last post
  21. Building 6 way pallets for pulling honey

    Started by homegrown, 01-02-2020 09:31 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 452
    01-02-2020, 09:31 AM Go to last post
  22. Staging opportunity in exchange for Nucs

    Started by Buck wheat, 12-11-2019 03:54 PM
    staging pollination
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 795
    12-29-2019, 01:06 AM Go to last post
  23. locations with Eucalyptus and Manzanita

    Started by MPBees, 12-12-2019 12:37 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 696
    12-19-2019, 05:02 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,084
    12-11-2019, 11:22 PM Go to last post
  24. Automation vs Animal Husbandry

    Started by d3veg, 12-08-2019 05:22 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 443
    12-08-2019, 05:22 PM Go to last post
  25. Smile Barriers to entry in commercial beekeeping

    Started by d3veg, 12-08-2019 05:00 PM
    aggressive, mites, pesticides, smell, varroa
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 710
    12-08-2019, 05:00 PM Go to last post
  26. Breeding Queens at a Commercial Farm

    Started by d3veg, 12-06-2019 06:39 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 633
    12-06-2019, 06:39 PM Go to last post
  27. Smile A Changing Landscape

    Started by d3veg, 11-23-2019 06:44 PM
    farm, industry, landscape, lifestyle
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 2,135
    12-02-2019, 01:51 PM Go to last post
  28. 2020 Pollination Prices

    Started by wglord, 12-02-2019 09:23 AM
    2020, pollination, prices
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 751
    12-02-2019, 09:23 AM Go to last post
  29. Mixing syrup in IBC tote

    Started by homegrown, 09-02-2019 03:33 PM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 2,850
    11-23-2019, 09:44 AM Go to last post
  30. My first two hives of 10,000 have been ordered :)

    Started by scoobertdoo, 03-31-2018 06:34 AM
    11 Pages
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    • Replies: 217
    • Views: 39,369
    11-21-2019, 09:02 PM Go to last post
  31. Smile A series of interviews from commercial beekeepers

    Started by d3veg, 11-08-2019 11:48 PM
    commercial, distribution, honey, interview, production
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,743
    11-11-2019, 10:20 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 629
    11-11-2019, 09:57 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,689
    11-07-2019, 08:48 AM Go to last post
  32. Bobcats

    Started by Gazelle, 06-15-2019 02:15 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,751
    10-14-2019, 11:54 AM Go to last post
  33. Honey House Pump

    Started by Beetastic, 08-19-2019 05:22 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,501
    10-10-2019, 09:24 AM Go to last post
  34. Moved: Modified Hive

    Started by reagan, 10-07-2019 09:42 AM
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  35. Almond Pollination Startup

    Started by PbeeX, 09-28-2019 05:07 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,181
    10-06-2019, 08:28 AM Go to last post
  36. Cook and Beals Wax melter

    Started by Crabo, 10-02-2019 08:28 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    10-03-2019, 06:00 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,318
    09-26-2019, 12:09 PM Go to last post
  37. hobbyist question: hurricanes?

    Started by Beepah, 09-01-2019 08:44 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 607
    09-01-2019, 08:44 AM Go to last post
  38. Commercial pollination brokers etc?

    Started by amk, 07-03-2019 02:59 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 2,127
    09-01-2019, 03:13 AM Go to last post
  39. Honey Barrel Liners

    Started by Crabo, 08-22-2019 06:21 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 818
    08-22-2019, 02:33 PM Go to last post
  40. Selling Wholesale honey

    Started by CWHeadley, 08-19-2019 03:55 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    08-21-2019, 05:59 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,150
    08-14-2019, 07:31 AM Go to last post
  41. CDL required for Flat bed truck in California?

    Started by homegrown, 07-20-2019 01:47 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,433
    07-20-2019, 08:41 PM Go to last post
  42. How much does it weigh?

    Started by Crabo, 06-28-2019 07:26 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,585
    07-09-2019, 08:32 PM Go to last post
  43. Cappings and Wax Melting

    Started by Plannerwgp, 06-11-2019 07:37 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,270
    06-26-2019, 12:26 PM Go to last post
  44. CO2 levels with Indoor Wintering Honeybees

    Started by Ian, 11-22-2016 10:37 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 58
    • Views: 21,997
    06-20-2019, 04:25 AM Go to last post
  45. Beeswax from China

    Started by BernhardHeuvel, 08-17-2016 03:01 PM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 7,034
    06-16-2019, 07:45 PM Go to last post
  46. Abamectin spraying- move out or stay put

    Started by homegrown, 06-15-2019 12:24 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 651
    06-15-2019, 01:52 PM Go to last post
  47. Oxalic shop towels recipe

    Started by homegrown, 06-13-2019 01:07 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,289
    06-13-2019, 09:06 PM Go to last post
  48. honey jars

    Started by bob393, 05-27-2019 02:21 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,649
    06-10-2019, 03:56 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 17
    • Views: 1,887
    06-07-2019, 10:41 AM Go to last post
  49. Bee Vita Plus patties?

    Started by Crabo, 05-19-2019 07:37 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 958
    05-30-2019, 08:17 AM Go to last post
  50. Pro Nuc?

    Started by Storm, 12-28-2018 07:25 AM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 4,167
    05-24-2019, 04:31 PM Go to last post
  51. bulk bees

    Started by Jake264, 03-13-2019 09:38 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,655
    05-07-2019, 11:10 PM Go to last post
  52. hummerbee brush cutter attachment

    Started by happybees, 04-23-2019 10:22 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 817
    04-27-2019, 07:52 AM Go to last post
  53. International honey prices

    Started by lappe001, 04-24-2019 07:52 AM
    europe, exportation, honey, price
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 908
    04-24-2019, 07:52 AM Go to last post
  54. Easyloader current US price list

    Started by homegrown, 02-20-2019 11:28 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,933
    04-17-2019, 10:43 PM Go to last post
  55. Transporting frames of brood long distances

    Started by johnbeejohn, 04-16-2019 11:49 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 878
    04-17-2019, 09:29 AM Go to last post
  56. Super DFM - Honeybees

    Started by Ian, 12-12-2014 07:42 AM
    16 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5 ... 16
    • Replies: 312
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    04-15-2019, 09:48 AM Go to last post
  57. electric fence

    Started by bob393, 03-27-2019 03:21 PM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,503
    04-07-2019, 06:43 PM Go to last post
  58. running single brood chambers for winter

    Started by Ben Little, 08-21-2014 09:03 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 8,725
    04-04-2019, 04:38 AM Go to last post
  59. Cleaning Honey Equipment

    Started by BowersBees, 03-22-2019 06:24 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,319
    04-02-2019, 04:36 PM Go to last post
  60. Wholesale Bees by the Frame

    Started by BeeHiveGuy, 03-24-2019 04:39 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,068
    03-24-2019, 04:39 PM Go to last post
  61. Commercial - Swarm Prevention Methods

    Started by Mike Gillmore, 03-16-2019 06:55 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,585
    03-21-2019, 12:52 PM Go to last post
  62. Berseem clover for bee forage

    Started by Saskie, 03-09-2019 07:26 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 841
    03-12-2019, 12:32 AM Go to last post
  63. de crystallize a 3000 gallon poly tank

    Started by maryland honey bees, 03-04-2019 09:39 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 1,698
    03-11-2019, 07:10 PM Go to last post
  64. Losses

    Started by RangerLee, 02-19-2019 07:41 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 37
    • Views: 6,365
    03-06-2019, 03:01 PM Go to last post
  65. Free 2 gal feeder pails in California

    Started by jgibbsbees, 03-02-2019 04:39 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 799
    03-02-2019, 04:39 PM Go to last post

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