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    Sticky: Re: Bulk honey prices and market outlook

    yep Ron your right. We have a doctor and business guy buying thousands of lbs of honey ad selling it as ky proud local honey and even running tv ads saying its clover honey from casey co kY. FYI...
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    Re: Brazilian Pepper

    Good Luck. There are bees on every corner and few if any good locations that are not saturated with bees
  3. Re: How much is everyone getting for 1lb of honey

    Yep. Way too cheap
  4. Re: How much is everyone getting for 1lb of honey

    Yep Mark way too cheap with all that comb
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    Re: 2017 almond season

    First griwrr found bees,for 155. Then others cut what they wanted. I think oversupply of bee boxes not bees
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    Re: 2017 almond season

    Our bees got cancelled and I kniw of 5 other liads that got cancelled from Fl. Sure glad Im not in Ca. They wanted me to send them last week of Jan and I waited. I can imagine what they would look...
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    Re: Almond bee supply 2017

    Just had a load cancelled yesterday. The vriker has 6 extra loads but said probably many hives not graded and not good as lift lid and no bees in top box. Lots undercutting on price
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    Re: Tires for 4x4 Ram 4500?

    I run 14 ply. Even garder to find
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    Sticky: Re: Bulk honey prices and market outlook

    Very easy. You take inverted rice syrup send it to third world country and put a little of their honey in it then sell as "honey".
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    Re: NC Farm Truck Tag

    Ask 10 DOT officers and get 12 differant answers. I run farm tags on my semi Ky to Fl. No problems. Log book not required if your involved in seasonal movement of bees.
  11. Re: Negative Dealings with Bjorkman Brothers in California Almond Pollination-2015

    Some may disagree with what I have to say but I would look him up and demand payment or else. The next time we,saw each other woukd be very unpleadant fir him to say the least
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    Re: VM Vaporizer

    My experiemce has,been that the co2 tester was not as,accurate as the alcohol wash. Seems to vary a bit from accurate to maybe 35 pct off.
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    Re: Timing for MAQS + Requeening?

    My experience with Mass is not words that I can put here several of us have had issues with it killing mites. My advice is don't waste your money on it
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    Re: MITES!

    Don't waste your money on MAQS. I lost 67 put when it did not work and counts went up. A friend had bees that I had taken to FL with mine and lost the same amount although he did not treat until...
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    Re: MAQS and Internal Hive Temps

    In my personal experience MASQ is a waste of money. Several beekeepers had very very poor success and lost hundreds of hives last year. The company had every excuse in the book of what the...
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    Sticky: Re: Bulk honey prices and market outlook

    Jean-Marc
    Your exactly right. Same thing here with SueBee. I have many friends who are sue members but I cannot see and advantage to being a member. For one they retain a percentage of your crop...
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    Honey dryer

    Looking for a honey dryer either shipped to Ky. Or I pick up 859 304 3103 Rick Sutton
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    Sticky: Re: Bulk honey prices and market outlook

    Just had someone tell me SueBee newsletter told their members to expect 1.30 to 1.45 for honey this year. Anyone heard this? For the life of me I cant understand how a growers coop cant get more...
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    Re: PSA: Don't open your MAQS tub indoors!

    A bunch of us list lits of bees,as it did not kill mites,last fall. Make sure you check counts soon after treating. Very disappointed in the product and owner
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    Sticky: Re: Bulk honey prices and market outlook

    Hate to tell you but Sue has done more harm to prices than any packer other than Groeb in my opinion. I am friends with several big packers and Im not going to call names but sue has not protected...
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    Sticky: Re: Bulk honey prices and market outlook

    Im not calling names...but go read the 5 part series on honey laundering. Sue claims they do not buy chinese honey. Then they try not to. When the reporter traces honey from china to a third world...
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    Sticky: Re: Bulk honey prices and market outlook

    Yep They are..i wont get into it here but some buy honey then sell to sioux at a profit...import broker of I may say so. Not sure what they do today but i know enough in the past to know in my...
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    Sticky: Re: Bulk honey prices and market outlook

    Why anyone would belong to sioux is beyond my imagination. With what they retain as operating capitol and how they pay you come out in the hole. This coop shoukd be run to benefit its members and...
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    Re: Any TF queen/nucs for sale in Kentucky?

    Local survivor stick is not reality. It takes,bees many years, (hundreds) to changexand adaot to a area. Plus if you have beekeepers within a few miles,and they buy queens their genetics will mix...
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    Re: New Kentuckian

    If youvwant the bees to playvwith Tbh is ok. Remember beesxwork up not out so you are going aganist mother nature. Tbh require alot of manipulation working combs from the edge into the middle. So...
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