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Offline atvaddict

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New from OHIO!
« on: January 25, 2008, 01:13:38 AM »
Hello everyone.  I'm a 20 year old male from ohio, and I want to get some bee's this year.  I've been learning a lot here on the forums and online.  Beemaster seems like a great guy, so i thought I'd join the forums if I needed any advice.  Right now im just searching, and I'll probably place some orders soon.  My family thinks I'm insane, but this is fascinating, and boy do I love honey.  If anyone here is from the northern ohio area let me know!  Thanks for all the help


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Re: New from OHIO!
« Reply #1 on: January 25, 2008, 02:22:23 AM »
Galen, its a wonderful kind of insanity! :-D Actually there's nothing about keeping bees that's insane, if anything it could help a person become more sane. There is an almost spiritual connection with nature when you are working bees. You can't help but lose yourself and focus on what's real when you're working a hive, they are truly marvels of nature. I am excited that you are excited about keeping bees, you're gonna love it! Best of luck.

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Re: New from OHIO!
« Reply #2 on: January 25, 2008, 08:26:56 AM »
Galen, update your profile so you are no longer hopelessly lost  :)  That way when you post again people will know what area of the country you're posting from so the advice will be more applicable.

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Re: New from OHIO!
« Reply #3 on: January 25, 2008, 11:25:41 AM »
Galen, I love your name by the way.  Welcome to our forum, yes, you have found the right place for learning and learning more.  It is a place where you will spend lots of time, learn of things and it will be worth it for you.  I am happy that you found our forum, we all learn by questions that people ask, so ask any question, you will always have answers.  If you think that your family thinks that you are nuts now, wait for awhile, they ain't seen nuthin' yet.   Have a wonderful, awesome day.  Cindi
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Re: New from OHIO!
« Reply #4 on: January 25, 2008, 10:55:19 PM »
Thanks everyone!  I updated my profile a little bit, nothing real exciting.  I actually got to look at some beekeeping supplies today.  I stopped by Queen Right Colonies today.  Unfortunately nobody was there, but I wandered around and saw frames and boxes and smokers all in person.  Everything looks just like it does online.  Since I'm serious about trying this out, I guess I just need to send in my form to the state, and start spending some money haha.

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Re: New from OHIO!
« Reply #5 on: January 25, 2008, 11:23:28 PM »
Welcome to the forum, I got you a list of members in your state. Try to contact some on the list to see if any are close to you.

OH Ohio  (44)
   BlueEggFarmer: Columbia Station, Ohio
   kilowatts: cincinnati, Ohio
   riley0853: central ohio
   scootercox_2000: eastliverpool ohio
   dsj21: Urbana Ohio
   Stinger: Northwest Ohio
   Bupalos: NE Ohio
   janni: Ohio
   shu9265: Cleaveland, Ohio
   Beandoggle: Ohio
   beandoggle66: Zanesville, Ohio
   dr_wag: Meigs County, Ohio
   SignQueen: Cincinnati, Ohio
   JoshK: Lorain County, OH
   incaaztec: New Philadelphia, Ohio
   MAG: Canton, OHIO
   ScottT: Bowling Green, Ohio
   FrogPond: Hocking County, Ohio
   Daddy-T: Eastern Ohio
   spoggy: Ohio
   budhanes: Westerville, Ohio
   MikeG_Ohio: Canton, Ohio; USA
   atthelake22: Chesapeake, Ohio
   wahoofan: NE Ohio
   Bees: Ohio
   rayb: cincinnati, oh
   nepenthes: Ohio USA
   shado_knight: N. Olmsted, Ohio
   treesha121@aol.com: Cortland, Ohio 44410
   Anne Onimous: NE Ohio
   pgwilms: westerville ohio
   beekeeperookie: Newark, Ohio
   MarkZ: Ohio USA
   shawnwri: southern Ohio
   organicgrl37: East side of Cleveland, Ohio
   tamsoycandles: Dayton, OH -ish
   Radioactive: Circleville, Ohio
   BAStallard: South Hopewell, Ohio
   misfyredOhio: Central Ohio
   Carriage House Farm: North Bend, Ohio, USA
   mlewis48: Hillsboro,Ohio
   EOC: Kent Ohio
   shawnwright: Southern Ohio
   beesarewe: North central Ohio

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Re: New from OHIO!
« Reply #6 on: January 26, 2008, 12:38:21 PM »
Thank you very much pd.  I just sent out some messages :)