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Offline KenD

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Hello From Upstate SC
« on: April 03, 2009, 06:54:48 AM »
I'm fairly new to beekeeping, although been thinking about doing it & reading material on the subject for the last 5 or so years. Started by going to the NC Bee School, about a year ago. Then, I started my bee yard with two hives, they wintered well, so now I have increased to 6. I have a mentor who's been keeping bees since he was 13. Now he's 75! He's been a huge help. Glad to have found this forum & look forward to interact with it's members.
Gray Court, SC 29645

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Re: Hello From Upstate SC
« Reply #1 on: April 03, 2009, 08:19:13 AM »
Welcome to the forum.
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Re: Hello From Upstate SC
« Reply #2 on: April 03, 2009, 09:33:08 AM »
Welcome to the forum Ken.

Bees must really be active down there at this time of the year.

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Re: Hello From Upstate SC
« Reply #3 on: April 03, 2009, 10:07:46 PM »
Hello and Welcome Ken
There is alot of great information on the forum !!
The members here are willing help and answer your questions, all you need to do is to ask

Offline dhood

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Re: Hello From Upstate SC
« Reply #4 on: April 04, 2009, 01:51:25 AM »
Welcome Ken, I'm from Spartanburg County, SC. Good to see some local beekeepers on here.

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Re: Hello From Upstate SC
« Reply #5 on: April 07, 2009, 11:32:52 AM »
Ken, welcome to our forum (my Husband's name, you must be a great guy, smiling).  This will be a place that you will learn that you love to spend time, a place that you can tell us all your stories, tales and experiences, and lean on us for advice.  Stick around.  Have that great, most wonderfully wonderful day, health wishes to us all.  Cindi
There are strange things done in the midnight sun by the men who moil for gold.  The Arctic trails have their secret tales that would make your blood run cold.  The Northern Lights have seen queer sights, but the queerest they ever did see, what the night on the marge of Lake Lebarge, I cremated Sam McGee.  Robert Service