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Bee keeping

Post by vincemunday » January 23, 2019, 7:56 pm

I'm making my wife a few beehives and supers (Langstroth) but before I do that I need to make sure I can buy the bees, has anyone got any experience in buying them and if so where did they buy them from?


The forest was shrinking daily but the trees kept voting for the axe as its handle was made of wood and they thought it was one of them.

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Post by udonman » January 23, 2019, 8:01 pm

Beehive stores..

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Post by TheSportsBar » January 23, 2019, 9:17 pm

Gidday Vince, theres a Guy here in Mozambique that has been building Hives for Local Villages so they can earn Money producing Honey. if you are 100% keen drop him an Email j.cranswick@syrahresources.com.au His name is John and pretty switched on the Bee Business and how to get the Bees to Move in so to Speak......

Cheers Dave

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Re: Bee keeping

Post by yartims » January 23, 2019, 9:46 pm

plant the right plants and theyll move in for free as they cant resist them..budleah are good for attracting bees \:D/
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Post by the-monk » January 23, 2019, 9:55 pm

Very true, the Buddleia Madagascariense, it is called Rachawadee in Thai, ( butterflies bush) attracts bees and butterflies and many other small insects. It has a wonderful perfume and is a repeat bloomer. Best of luck.

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Post by vincemunday » January 23, 2019, 10:26 pm

Cheers Dave, I'll do that. To be honest though I'll build the hives etc and she can pretty much crack on, me and farming don't happen, I try to avoid I as much as I can but I'll contact your mate, I'm sure she'd appreciate the knowledge.
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Post by vincemunday » January 23, 2019, 10:31 pm

Thanks for the planting tips guys.
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Post by maaka » January 24, 2019, 6:02 am

https:// www.facebook.com/jirapabeefarm.cm

thats is supposedly a bee farmer in Chiangmai..maybe he can help

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Post by vincemunday » January 24, 2019, 7:23 am

Thank you Maaka
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Re: Bee keeping

Post by domfromoz » January 24, 2019, 6:23 pm

in Khon Kaen you will find the Northeastern Beekeepers Association, they can provide complete hives and queens.

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Post by dunroaming » January 24, 2019, 7:29 pm

Vi ce down the road from our house they keep many bees worth a drive and talking to them

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Post by vincemunday » January 24, 2019, 9:26 pm

Thanks guys, I'll give you a bell tomorrow Dunroaming if that's okay, do you know them?
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